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Cicada Sighted in Randolph, MA

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Cicada Sighted in Randolph, MA

This cicada came to lights.

Date Posted: 2009-08-19 Comments: (1) Show Comments Hide Comments


Posted By: Massachusetts Cicadas | On: 2010-12-06 | Website:

Hi There,

While the photo is a little on the blurry side, I can make it out just enough to note that this is a T. lyricen cicada form engelhardti. This form of T. lyricen is very dark in appearance. Thanks for sharing.

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