|Copyright: David McGill (Canish)
|Date Taken: 2011-02-17|
|Camera: Canon 450D, Canon 60 mm f 2,8 EF-S|
|Exposure: f/2.8, 1/400 seconds|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2011-02-26 3:25|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|New Zealands largest cicada the Chorus cicada.|
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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