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September 25, 2006

Tibicen photo

Filed under: Tibicen — Tags: — Dan @ 6:59 pm

Carol W. took this wonderful photo of a Tibicen (it is a Tibicen linnei) in Lexington KY on the 4th of July (took me 81 days to post it).

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  1. Gerry Bunker says:

    This is definately T. linnei. You can see the extreme curvature on the forward edge of the front
    forewing which is a noted key to the species. Difficult to tell sex though. I think I detect a clasper which would make it a male.

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