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This is a probable first instar nymph of Magicicada septendecim (Periodical cicada) from the 2008 Brood XIV emergence. Dug up from beneath an oak tree. It was living approximately 2-3 inches from the ground surface. Date July 6 2009
Nice dorsal view shot in-situ.

Date: 03/29/2010
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