The marvelous image below, is section of "17 Year Cicada" editorial which is categorised within "Cicada Why 17 Years", "Cicadas Why 17 Years", "Cicada Underground 17 Years" and "17 Year Cicadas".
17 Year Cicada: Cicada 17 Years Cycle - Periodical cicadas are native and the longest-lived North American species. No other insect here generates so much interest. They do not occur anywhere else in the world!
Adult insects live for 3-4 weeks above ground and then drop by the beginning of July. This is high time they sucked the plant root fluid for the next 17 years.
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