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May 12, 2020

Can you identify this cicada from Romania?

Filed under: Europe (Continent),Identify,Romania — Dan @ 7:40 pm

Can you identify this cicada from Bucharest, Romania?

These photos were taken by Tudor Sava. I’ve cropped them so you can get a closer view.

Since the cicada is in the process of molting/has just molted, it doesn’t have its final adult colors yet. There’s a good chance some of the brown, green and red/orange colors will be

Bucharest, Romania by Tudor Sava

Bucharest, Romania by Tudor Sava

Bucharest, Romania by Tudor Sava

2 Comments

  1. david emery says:

    Not possible to be certain until coloured up from teneral

  2. Claudia I. says:

    It’s probably Cicada Orni. I also found one today that had just molted, in Moara Vlasiei (near Bucharest).

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