C024/9498 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 8.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: The face of a cicada (family Cicadidae) on a twig. Cicadas are best known for their rhythmic mating calls, which fill the air in warm countries. The sound is produced by an oscillating membrane in an abdominal cavity. Cicadas spend most of their lives underground, where the nymph feeds on the sap of tree roots. The nymphs of each species emerge at the same time, after several years, then moult, dry-out, feed, mate and die within a month. Photographed in the Ecuadorian Amazon.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1, amazon, amazon basin, amazon rainforest, amazonian, animal, animals, ant, arthropod, arthropods, biological, biology, cicada, cicadidae, ecuador, ecuadorean, ecuadorian, entomological, entomology, eye, face, fauna, forest, front, frontal, hemiptera, hemipteran, hemipterans, insect, insecta, invertebrate, invertebrates, jatun sacha reserve, nature, one, rainforest, single, south america, south american, tropic, tropical, tropics, twig, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.