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Brood XIX Pittsboro Area, N.C.

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Brood XIX Pittsboro Area, N.C.

Saw these coming out all over in Chatham County....13 year periodical sure to get out and experience them. Good article on them in this month's Wildlife in NC.

Mike Dunn
Senior Manager of Outreach
NC Museum of Natural Sciences
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601-1029

Date Posted: 2011-05-02 Comments: (1) Show Comments Hide Comments


Posted By: Massachusetts Cicadas | On: 2011-05-03 | Website:

Hi Mike,

Thanks very much for supplying the cool photos of a Magicicada teneral from Brood XIX.

Admittedly at this early stage it is quite difficult to determine species until after it develops its full colors. But still very nice quality. Thank you.

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