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Prairie Cicada - Neotibicen auriferus - male

Prairie Cicada - Neotibicen auriferus - Male
Lenexa, Johnson County, Kansas, USA
August 25, 2013
Size: ~26 mm

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Tibicen auriferus Male
These cicadas can be common across the Prairies and seem to peak in late summer. The call is a high pitched trill whine persisiting for a few seconds before fading out.

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