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#1 Completely Crete

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Posted 19 April 2008 - 07:46 PM

Just as the sighting of the first cuckoo signals the arrival of spring in the UK, does the first cicada noise indicate the arrival of summer in Crete?

I heard one this evening for the first time this year.

Just wondered if there was any Cretan folklore on this subject.


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Posted 20 April 2008 - 12:39 PM

The sound of the cicada cretensis

This site is anyway remarkable if you want to hear an animal's sound.

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