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Aug 03, 2007 11:47

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Great photo.

Email the researcher I linked below. He studies them:

http://ww2.lafayette.e​du ...c/helpcicadaresearc​h.htmlexternal link

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I remember as a kid in Nebraska watching one of these monsters carry off a full grown Cicada kind of scary!

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Aug 03, 2007 13:51

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They look fearsome. Great shots.

Aug 03, 2007 13:53

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thanks. These guys are pretty big. I wanted to find thier entrance so I could catch bring one back. No time tho.

Aug 03, 2007 15:59 as a reply to skylab's post 2 hours earlier.

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Nice shots! I'm looking forward to running into one of these eventually...where in the united states do they generally live?

Aug 03, 2007 23:55

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Wonderful shots of a magnificent looking wasp :)
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Aug 04, 2007 02:44

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I have seen these guys drop a cicada in flight! Very impressive. Great pic of this really intimidating creature.

Aug 04, 2007 02:57 as a reply to LordV's post 12 minutes earlier.



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brilliant shots the colors are amazing

Aug 04, 2007 06:51

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thanks everyone

Aug 04, 2007 12:35 as a reply to spidermanrbryce2006's post 5 hours earlier.

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