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  1. Incredible details! Posted 5 years ago
    1. Thank You !!!
      Posted 5 years ago
  2. I think this is the same Cicadeta montana, if I am not mistaken!
    New forest cicada  New forest cicada - Cicadetta montana Cicadetta montana,Geotagged,Greece,New forest cicada,greece,insect,nature
    Posted 5 years ago
    1. Could be i am not sure Posted 5 years ago

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''Cicadetta montana'' is a species of ''Cicadetta'' found throughout Europe and in parts of Asia.

It is regarded as endangered over large parts of Europe, and has vanished from several areas in Western Europe.
It is the only cicada species native to England and Finland .

The adult females inject their eggs into the stems of food plants, and when the larvae emerge, they burrow underground and as nymphs feed on root sap. These underground cycles may last many years, differing.. more

Similar species: True Bugs
Species identified by Julian Popov
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Uploaded Mar 12, 2018. Captured Jul 31, 2017 19:38.
  • DMC-GX80
  • f/16.0
  • 1/1s
  • ISO200
  • 60mm