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Species Magicicada neotredecim - 13 Year Periodical Cicada

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)
Infraorder Cicadomorpha
Superfamily Cicadoidea (Cicadas)
Family Cicadidae (Cicadas)
Subfamily Cicadettinae
Genus Magicicada (Periodical Cicadas)
Species neotredecim (13 Year Periodical Cicada)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Magicicada neotredecim Marshall and Cooley, 2000
nearly all records: MO-IL (1)
Life Cycle
13-year species
See Also
Magicicada tredecim--similarly marked 13-year species found more in Southeast
Magicicada septendecim--a 17-year sibling species
Print References
Marshall, D.C., and J.R. Cooley. 2000. Reproductive character displacement and speciation in periodical cicadas, with description of a new species, 13-year Magicicada neotredecim. Evolution, 54(4): 1313-1325.
Internet References
Magicicada neotredecim -
Works Cited
1.Biogeography of the Cicadas (Hemiptera: Cicadidae) of North America, North of Mexico.
Sanborn, A.F., and P.K. Phillips. 2013. Diversity 5: 166–239.