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March 7, 2020

Gerry Bunker’s Neotibicen Gallery

Filed under: Gerry Bunker | Molting | Neotibicen | Tacuini (Cryptotympanini) | United States — Dan @ 11:50 am

Photos of a molting or molted Neotibicen by Gerry Bunker from 2005.

Teneral Neotibicen photos by Roy Troutman

Two Teneral Neotibicen photos by Roy Troutman. Teneral means soft. These cicadas have recently molted so their bodies are soft. The photos were taken in 2004, probably in Ohio.

This one looks like a Neotibicen tibicen tibicen:

Teneral Neotibicen

This one looks like a Neotibicen linnei or pruinosus.

This one looks like a Neotibicen linnei or pruinosus.

Molting Neotibicen cicada photos by Roy Troutman

Molting Neotibicen cicada photos by Roy Troutman from 2004. Probably Ohio. Looks like a Neotibicen tibicen tibicen.

Neotibicen tibicen tibicen (Morning Cicada) photos by Roy Troutman

Neotibicen tibicen tibicen (Morning Cicada) photos by Roy Troutman from 2004. Probably taken in Ohio.

They’re also called Swamp Cicadas.

Neotibicen tibicen tibicen (Morning Cicada) photos by Roy Troutman

Neotibicen tibicen tibicen (Morning Cicada) photos by Roy Troutman

Neotibicen linnei (Linne’s Cicada) photo by Roy Troutman

Filed under: Neotibicen | Roy Troutman | Tacuini (Cryptotympanini) | United States — Tags: — Dan @ 10:58 am

A Neotibicen linnei (Linne’s Cicada) photo by Roy Troutman from 2004. Probably taken in Ohio.

Neotibicen linnei (Linne's Cicada) photo by Roy Troutman

Neotibicen lyricen engelhardti photos by Roy Troutman

Here’s two Neotibicen lyricen engelhardti photos by Roy Troutman from 2004. Probably taken in Ohio.

Neotibicen lyricen engelhardti is also known as the “Dark Lyric Cicada”.

Here's two Neotibicen lyricen engelhardti photos by Roy Troutman from 2004. Probably taken in Ohio.

Here's two Neotibicen lyricen engelhardti photos by Roy Troutman from 2004. Probably taken in Ohio.

Fidicina mannifera from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem.

Filed under: Brazil | Fidicina | Fidicinini | Leonardo Milhomem — Tags: — Dan @ 8:13 am

Fidicina mannifera from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem. 2005.

Fidicina mannifera from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem.

Majeorona aper from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem

Filed under: Brazil | Fidicinini | Leonardo Milhomem | Majeorona — Dan @ 8:12 am

Majeorona aper from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem. 2005.

Majeorona aper from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem. 2005.

Quesada gigas from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem

Filed under: Brazil | Hyantiini | Leonardo Milhomem | Quesada — Tags: — Dan @ 8:10 am

Quesada gigas from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem. 2005.

Quesada gigas from Brazil, Photo by Leonardo Milhomem

Magicicada nymphs found by Elias, part 2

Filed under: Elias Bonaros | Magicicada | Nymphs | Periodical — Dan @ 6:02 am

Continuing from part 1, Elias Bonaros did some digging and took these photos of first and second instar Magicicada periodical cicadas on a warm winter day (March 21, 2010).

Now you know what cicadas look like when they’re underground!

Generally speaking the ones with the bulbous abdomens are second instar, and the smaller ones with the less bulbous or not bulbous abdomens are first instar.

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