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June 9, 2007

Cicada Contest!!!

Filed under: Brood XIII — Dan @ 9:37 am

Cicada Contest!

The contest is officially over. Here’s most of the winners.


  1. Dan says:

    Not rare — it’s a Tibicen, and the emerge in small numbers every year.

  2. John K. says:

    I found a camoflage patterned and colored cicada with grey eyes with red in the middle. How rare is that?

  3. Todd Lipp says:

    Have photos of a blue-eyed cicada that I took in my back yard this morning.
    This is Oceanside, Ca.
    Are cicadas common this far west?

  4. Steve Turner says:

    Hello! I wanted to thank Dan for posting my two color eyed cicada and sending me the prizes to boot. My family and I have really enjoyed this site. We appreciate all the time and effort it must take. P.S. I also found a blue eyed cicada. Its a testiment to how much time I have spent watching them. I wear my buttons with pride. Thanks again.

  5. Dan says:

    Take a clear photo with a Digital camera and email it to us.

  6. Tim Kauffmann says:

    Hey. I Have a white-eyed cicada and i was wondering what i can get for it

  7. Dan says:

    That is incorrect.

  8. carol says:

    I was told that the male cicadas have red eyes and the females have blue eyes. Is that correct?

  9. carol says:

    I was told that the male cicadas have red eyes and the females have blue eyes. Is that correct?

  10. Ivan-cicadas says:

    Hello to all! I am new in yours magnifies and only Web here where information about these wonderful insects as is spoken and shared they are the cicadas! I now take or like a visitándoos year and means but coverall in summer that is when chicharras is beginning to appear by my zone (Spain) of throws or has photographed in way macro to one cicharra when just it had happened to be nymph to adult! it would please me to know if I can participate in your aid in spite of being Spanish since master to these insects and photographs them and I film whenever I can, if there is some way to send the photos say me it please since I am not safe if I must do it to the mail that appears in the cover of the Web, and if there is some way to participate contributing my photographies or videos would do it with very many taste since it seems that I am the unique one of Spain that to him these insects fascinate because I take to long time looking for information already on them and nobody to known how to respond to me nor fascinates to them like a my.

    A greeting and I wait for your answer :).

    Ah forgot to me! with google I have been able to translate your Web and I can read to you in Spanish! what happens that the words leave as if they were disordered jeje.

  11. Dan says:

    Send it to the email address at the top of the page.

  12. maggie clifford says:

    we found the white eyed cicada in Western Springs. Where should we send the digital photo?

  13. barbara and elias says:


  14. bob says:

    Wow, a red eyed cicada!

  15. Mark Muto says:

    Check you mail!!! Scored one in Lyons today!! Let me know if you need more info one the pic I just sent you!

  16. John Nester says:

    blue eyed cicada foun in Elmhurst Il.
    how can I send you a photo?

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