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June 18, 2008

Close up photos of marble-colored cicada eyes

Filed under: Brood XIV,Eye Color,Roy Troutman — by @ 8:51 pm

High-res versions of Roy Troutman’s marble-eyed cicada photos. Fascinating. You can see a color variation in all 5 eyes!

Upclose on Marble eyed 17 year cicada

Close up of marble eyed cicada

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