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Brood X Cicadas Mating & Making Egg Nests

Watch this video to see Brood X cicadas mating and two females laying eggs in the slits they created in the branches of a red maple tree and an abelia shrub. Continue reading

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Brood X Cicadas in the Morning

For some cicadas, the molting process can be long and arduous, taking up to an hour or more. After the nymph emerges from the ground and chooses a spot (usually one that is vertical, on a plant leaf or stem … Continue reading

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