On Jan 23, 2007, FloridaG8or from Lake Butler, FL (Zone 8b) wrote:
I have grown up in North Central Florida and I am very familiar with this insect. Every summer (like the dog day cicada) you can hear these things every where out in the woods. It is one of those sounds that you know, just like frogs, and crickets. I think there pretty cool, I've never had any problems with them in my area.