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April 13, 2020

Pacarina puella Davis, 1923 aka Little Mesquite Cicada

Filed under: Fidicinini,Pacarina,United States,William T. Davis — Tags: — Dan @ 7:56 pm

Pacarina puella Davis, 1923 aka Little Mesquite Cicada.

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Pacarina puella Davis, 1923
Photo credit: Pacarina by John Beard in Atascosa County, TX.

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Song type: Call


Source: ©Insect Singers | Species: P. puella

Name, Location and Description

Classification:

Family: Cicadidae
Subfamily: Cicadinae
Tribe: Fidicinini
Subtribe: Guyalnina
Genus: Pacarina
Species: Pacarina puella Davis, 1923

List of sources

  1. Full Binomial Names: ITIS.gov
  2. Common names: BugGuide.net; The Songs of Insects by Lang Elliott and Wil Herschberger; personal memory.
  3. Locations: Biogeography of the Cicadas (Hemiptera: Cicadidae) of North America, North of Mexico by Allen F. Sanborn and Polly K. Phillips.
  4. Descriptions, Colors: personal observations from specimens or photos from many sources. Descriptions are not perfect, but may be helpful.

Notes:

  • Some descriptions are based on aged specimens which have lost some or a lot of their color.

March 24, 2020

Fidicinoides spinicosta

Filed under: Columbia,Fidicinini,Fidicinoides,Richard Newfrock — Dan @ 5:46 pm

A Fidicinoides spinicosta from the collection of Richard Newfrock. Columbia.

Fidicinoides spinicosta by Richard Newfrock

Fidicina mannifera

Filed under: Fidicina,Fidicinini,Richard Newfrock — Tags: — Dan @ 5:41 pm

A Fidicina mannifera from the collection of Richard Newfrock. Peru.

Fidicina mannifera  by Richard Newfrock

March 7, 2020

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 — Tags: — Dan @ 8:12 am

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

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

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