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Sonogram of Ladder Grasshopper stridulation

Val d'Isère, Alps, France  45° 27' 17.7" N  07° 02' 14.3" E 11 August 2019

Song/stridulation from a male in alpine grassland at 2081 metres.

A distinctive rattle (~6 elements) and hiss (10-12 elements) sequence repeated in bursts of up to 15 seconds.

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Ladder Grasshopper (Stauroderus scalaris) © Fraser Simpson

male Ladder Grasshopper (Stauroderus scalaris), Val-d'Isère, Savoie, Alps, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France, Aug 2019

 

 

 


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