17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Emerging Cicada

Although most people have seen cicada shells on the sides of trees, fence posts and other wooden structures, most have never witnessed the actual cicada emerging. I found this while walking in the middle of the day.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 08.2019
Photo Location: Montgomery, Alabama, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D610
Copyright: © Frank Williams