Cicada Exuvia from Japan

Subject:  Beetle mania
Geographic location of the bug:  Okinawa Japan
Date: 08/26/2021
Time: 11:02 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman:  This looks like a type of scarab, but due to its near solid light brown color, I’m not able to pin point it. Its about 1.5-2 inches long. Was hanging out under the overhang of the house.
How you want your letter signed:  Mike

Cicada Exuvia

Dear Mike,
This is not a Beetle.  It is the exuvia or cast off exoskeleton of a Cicada.

Oh wow much different looking than the cicada I’m used to seeing…. Thanks!

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