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Tibicen superbus Cicada in Austin, TX

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Tibicen superbus Cicada in Austin, TX

I believe its a Tibicen superbus, that I netted off the low lying branch of a tree. Its a female, though I also caught a male, which is still in the process of having its wings spread, which flew into a sliding glass door, and was stunned long enough for me to grab it.

Date Posted: 2011-07-30 Comments: (1) Show Comments Hide Comments


Posted By: Massachusetts Cicadas | On: 2011-08-02 | Website:

Hey Sam,

Thanks for the cool photos of two Tibicen superbus cicadas. Your sighting will be added to our distribution database. I like the spread and pin job you did on the male cicada. If you see any other species of cicadas in your area, remember to grab a photo and please report it.


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