Annual Cicada
Neotibicen linnei
left Annual Cicada Photograph right
2007 Photograph, Annual Cicada (Neotibicen linnei, Family Cicadidae), McKee-Beshers WMA, Seneca, Maryland, © 2020.
Here you can see the sound-producing plates just below the rear pair of legs.
You are hearing a Cicada singing.
Cicada chorus.
Jian Zhe Li

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