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Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera)  Fraser Simpson

male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera), Rainham Marshes, Essex, England, Sep 2020

 

 

 Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera)  Fraser Simpson

male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera), Rainham Marshes, Essex, England, Sep 2020

 

 

Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera)  Fraser Simpson

male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera), Rainham Marshes, Essex, England, Sep 2019

 

 

Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera)  Fraser Simpson

male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera), Rainham Marshes, Essex, England, Sep 2020

 

 

Sonogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Indoor recording in terrarium  1 September 2020  22:30h

Calling song/stridulation from a single captive male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera) in a terrarium.

A fairly loud, short (~90 msec) zirt repeated 24-30 times per minutes (at 21.3C ambient room temp, no heat lamp or direct sun).

[File name: darkbushcricket117382capcut] Click here for the MP3 file


     

 

Oscillogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Oscillogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Oscillogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Indoor recording in terrarium  1 September 2020  22:30h

Oscillogram of calling song/stridulationn from a single captive male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera) in a terrarium.

 

 

Sonogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Rainham-Purfleet NCN Route 13, Essex, England  51 29' 38.05" N   0 12' 23.76" E  1 August 2018

Calling song/stridulation from a male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera) in long grass bordered by Hawthorn/Blackthorn/Gorse scrub.

A fairly loud, short (<0.1 sec) zirt repeated every 1-2 seconds.

[File name: darkbushcricket115131ecut] Click here for the MP3 file


     

 

Oscillogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Oscillogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Oscillogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Rainham-Purfleet NCN Route 13, Essex, England  51 29' 38.05" N   0 12' 23.76" E  1 August 2018

Oscillogram of calling song/stridulation from a male Dark Bush-cricket (Pholidoptera griseoaptera) in long grass bordered by Hawthorn/Blackthorn/Gorse scrub.

 

 

Sonogram of Dark Bush-cricket stridulation

Rainham Marshes foreshore, Essex, England  51 29' 11.7" N   00 13' 31.9" E  29 September 2018

Calls/stridulation from two male Dark Bush-crickets (Pholidoptera griseoaptera) during an aggressive encounter.

Usual single zirts (song) followed by rapid buzzes of up to 25 elements.

[File name: darkbushcricket115219ecut] Click here for the MP3 file


     

 

 

 


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