Cocoon found in Maryland

Fallston, MD

I found this cocoon. Does anyone know what kind of bug this used to be? It looks like some kind of beetle.

Thumbnail by chadhayes
Lucketts, VA(Zone 7a)

It is the shell of a Cicada nymph that emerged from the ground, shed its exoskeleton, and became an adult Cicada.

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