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Cicada Larvae

When cicada larvae complete the longest-childhood-in-the-world, they crawl out of the ground and up trunks, stems, anything they can climb, and emerge from their cases victorious, resonant, and avilable. What’s left, still hooked into the trunk, is the case with a straight excision line on it’s back....(info was copied and pasted.)

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Taken on August 18, 2012