Annual Cicada - Green Bug With Sticky Feet

MotherNature

Green Lane, United States

  • Available
    Products
    8
  • Artist
    Notes
  • Comments 9

Artist's Description

Unlike the periodic types of cicadas, the annual kinds hatch, mate, and die every year. The annual types are larger than the periodic cicadas, more green, chunkier:>) The males “sing” toward the last half of summer and, after mating the females lay their eggs in slits in tree bark. The eggs hatch and the larvae spend the rest of their grub life under ground sucking juices from tree roots.

This picture was taken August 18, 2012, in Green Lane, Pennsylvania, USA.

This card is dedicated to some of the throatiest songsters in our woods:>)

You can learn more by visiting here:

http://mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/field-guide/a...

Artwork Comments

  • Manon Boily
  • MotherNature
  • missmoneypenny
  • MotherNature
  • zpawpaw
  • MotherNature
  • zpawpaw
  • Elaine Game
  • MotherNature
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.