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Chorus Cicada.


Chorus Cicada.
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Copyright: David McGill (Canish) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 29 W: 0 N: 33] (162)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-02-17
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon 450D, Canon 60 mm f 2,8 EF-S
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/400 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-02-26 3:25
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New Zealands largest cicada the Chorus cicada.

Family Hemiptera

Sp. Amphipsala zelandia.

Length approx 40 millimeters wings closed and a 80 millimeter wingspan.
These are most prevelant in warm summers in january when they gather in large numbers in sunny positions and the males form a choir to sing for a mate,
Hence the name Chorus Cicada.

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