Mating Annual Cicadas

Dogday Cicada Love
Location:  Trenton, NJ
August 17, 2010 9:21 pm
I was walking into work when behind me I heard the characteristic chatter of a cicada. I turned around to make sure I hadn’t stepped on him and saw this instead. I picked them up off the ground before I took the picture, so they could continue in peace without being squished.
Jen v

Mating Annual Cicadas

Hi Jen,
Your photo of mating Annual Cicadas in the genus
Tibicen is a wonderful addition to our website.

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