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Subject: What is this bug?
Location: Iowa, USA
September 18, 2015 11:35 am
This picture was taken in my backyard.
Signature: Vera

Annual Cicada

Annual Cicada

Dear Vera,
This is an Annual Cicada in the genus
Tibicen, and they are generally present from mid summer until mid autumn.  They are among the loudest insects, and when they are plentiful, they create quite a cacophony from the tops of the trees.

What's That Bug? does not endorse extermination
Location: Iowa

One Response to Annual Cicada

  1. We get those here in North Carolina too, they’re very loud.

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