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Tibicen canicularis in Strafford, NH

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Tibicen canicularis in Strafford, NH

Back yard/garden shrub bed surrounded by coniferous/deciduous forest within 400 feet of Bow Lake.I disturbed it while weeding and was able to knock it down and put it in Refrigerator before photographing

Date Posted: 2012-08-19 Comments: (1) Show Comments Hide Comments


Posted By: Massachusetts Cicadas | On: 2013-04-09 | Website:

Thanks for the cool photos of a T. canicularis cicada. This one is a female. You can see the ovipositor at the tip of the abdomen in your ventral view photo.

I too often chill cicadas in the fridge in order to get that perfect shot. Works wonders.

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