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April 12, 2016

Diceroprocta azteca (Kirkaldy, 1909) aka Scrub Cicada

Filed under: Cryptotympanini | Diceroprocta | United States — Tags: — Dan @ 12:18 pm

Diceroprocta azteca (Kirkaldy, 1909) aka Scrub Cicada.

Song type: Call


Source: ©Insect Singers | Species: D. azteca

Name, Location and Description

Classification:

Family: Cicadidae
Subfamily: Cicadinae
Tribe: Cryptotympanini
Subtribe: Cryptotympanina
Genus: Diceroprocta
Species: Diceroprocta azteca (Kirkaldy, 1909)

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.