Although published in a volume of semi-scientific work, this
image was clearly
not intended to be truly representative of the very much less
brightly coloured cicada.
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(1) Full title: An Epitome of the Natural History of the Insects of India
and the Islands of the Indian Seas,
Comprising Upwards of Two Hundred and Fifty Figures and Descriptions of the
Most Singular and Beautiful
Species, Selected Chiefly from those Recently Discovered, and which have not
Appeared in the Works
of any Preceding Author.