Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia July 27-29: Registration and Discussion

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Diceroprocta olympusa

Cicada - Diceroprocta olympusa cicada? - Diceroprocta olympusa Unknown Tibicen - Diceroprocta olympusa Unknown cicada - Diceroprocta olympusa This handsom fellow needs a name. - Diceroprocta olympusa Cicada - Diceroprocta olympusa Cicada - Diceroprocta olympusa Cicada - Diceroprocta olympusa
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Auchenorrhyncha (Free-living Hemipterans)
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas, Leafhoppers, and Treehoppers)
Family Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Cicadinae
Genus Diceroprocta (Scrub Cicadas)
Species olympusa (Diceroprocta olympusa)
Range
Peninsular Florida (and adj. s. Georgia & s. Alabama - ?)
Habitat
"Scrub Habitat"
Pine Flatwoods
Open fields and roadsides
Season
June-Sept
This cicada is an annual species with multiple overlapping generations.
Food
UNKNOWN
(thought to be weedy perenniel vegetation / possibly pines)
Life Cycle
UNKNOWN
(thought to be 2 or 3 years with overlapping generations)