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Sublime beauty of Christmas eve
Los años con ella
No fishing
Dead bugs and cobwebs on the window sill.
Visitors of Musee d'Orsay
Evergreens in the Swiss Alps
Sunset through the plants.
Vera Cruz, 2016
Бесконечная тундра
Giant silk moth on some stairs.
Поющие небеса
Cicada shell stuck on a tree.
Made for each other
Ginkgo leaves in Fall
Christmas lights on Christmas Eve, viewed through a foggy window.
Butterflies are flying to the light
TRAVEL- BOATS
Белоснежная тундра
The Joy of Pelican
Каменный остров
Hands of Care
Sunrise
Joy of Colours
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Cicada shell stuck on a tree.

Young cicadas (nymphs) moult their skins after maturation. They emerge and fly away, but their exoskeletons still cling to the bark on which they moulted. This cicada's shell was left on a beautiful crepe myrtle.

TAGS: Cicada, Summer, Tennessee

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Cierra Whitlock.
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 08.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2018, 7:20 a.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 5s
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/120
Aperture: f2.2
ISO: ISO64
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