About Cicadas (the insect)
Ever since launching our first website we have attracted a steady stream of enquiries from school kids asking for more information about the insect to help them with their school project or other studies. Well this is waht we've found out, so far...
Some facts about the greatest communicator in the insect world!
The male cicada makes the loudest sound in the insect world; they have their own built-in sound system.
The mäori name for the chorus cicada is kihikihi wawa, matua kihikihi, ngengeti.
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