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March 22, 2020

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain

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Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesús Torresano García from Spain.

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March 16, 2020

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesus Torresano García

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Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesus Torresano García. Spain. 2014.

Cicada orni blend in so well with their habitat. They’re very hard to see on the bark of a tree.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesus Torresano García. Spain. 2014.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesus Torresano García. Spain. 2014.

Cicada orni photos by Iván Jesus Torresano García. Spain. 2014.

August 3, 2014

Iván Jesús Torresano García’s Cicadas of Spain

Iván JesĂşs Torresano GarcĂ­a send us a dozens of cicada photos from Spain, where he resides. According to Iván June is a peak time for cicadas in Spain. Cicadas common to the area are: Cicada orni, Lyristes (old Tibicen) plebejus, Tettigetta argentata, Hilapura varipes, Euryphara contentei (miniature), Tibicina tomentosa, and finally the brownish “Barbara Lusitanica Cicada”.

Iván Jesús Torresano García Four cicadas from Spain

Galleries:

Here are some of these cicadas captured by Iván.

Cicada orni:

Cicada orni is one of the most common cicadas in Spain and all of Europe. The are incredibly well camouflaged.

Tettigettalna argentata:

Hilaphura varipes:

Euryphara contentei:

For more information of the cicadas of Spain, visit Songs of European Singing Cicadas.