1st cicadas



A small fraction of the 17-year cicadas — the ones we’re supposed to see in 2021 — are creeping out of their zombie caskets this week, four years early, says the wapo. They are Brood X stragglers and they’re making quite a din in this heat…I’ve measured 69-71dbA, reported to Magicicada.org.
This poor guy‘s got a stubby wing…



and this guy i found in my basement