What are Cicadas
Cicadas Described
Annual vs. Periodical
 
Cicada Lifecycle
Nymph and Emergence
Final Molt
Courtship-Lekking
Mating
Egg Laying
Hatching
 
Brood Distribution
Explanation
Interactive Map
 
Credits
 
Preserve Home
Mating

If the female likes the song, she flies up to the male to check him out more closely. If all goes well, they mate!