Eastern Coyotes, Canis latrans, Observed Feeding on Periodical Cicadas, Magicicada septendecim

Jonathan G. Way

Abstract


Eastern Coyotes (Canis latrans) were observed feeding on Periodical Cicadas (Magicicada septendecim) during their once every 17 year emergence (for three weeks) in June 2008.

Keywords


Eastern Coyote; Canis latrans; Periodical Cicada; Magicicada septendecim; predation; Massachusetts

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22621/cfn.v122i3.614



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