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Recordist: Sounding WildPhnom Penh, Cambodia
Recommended charity: Chi Phat
There are many species of Cicadas, each has its own sound. They have a special organ called “tymbal” that produces sound, which contains a series of ribs that buckle one after the other when the cicada flexes its muscles. Every time a rib buckles, the rib produces a click.