The breathtaking photograph below, is part of "17 Year Cicada" written piece which is grouped within "17 Year Cicada Images", "17 Year Cicada Range", "17 Years Cicadas" and "17 Year Cicada Life Span".
17 Year Cicada: Cicadas Why 17 Years - Do you know that cicadas are quite spectacular insects with dramatic appearances?
Within 10 days, the female cicadas will mate and deposit 400-600 eggs on the branches of 80 (!) different species of trees & woody shrubs. However, no eggs are laid in coniferous trees. Interestingly, but cicadas deposit them in self-made wood pockets!
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