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Magicicada | by Meredith M!
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Magicicada Brood XIX, 13-year Periodical Cicada. We had two different species calling in our area, M. tredecassini and M. neotredecim. They differed in song, body size, and color pattern though I don't know species which this is. This shot and those below taken on the first day I saw them emerged. Some were calling, but mostly they were hanging out waiting for their exoskeleton to harden. A few were flying around. Central Illinois, May 2011. Set:

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Taken on May 22, 2011