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Cicadas Are Being Infected With Fungus That Makes Them Zombies

The 25 Best Sci Fi Movies 26 IMAGES Much like a zombie army, the male cicada zombies begin to work toward growing their numbers by luring in other male cicadas using a flickering wing movement traditionally used by female cicadas to lure in male mates.When the non-infected male cicadas attempt to mate with the infected cicada after being lured in, the Massospora is transferred and it begins to infect the new cicada by eating away at its abdomen.

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