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Large Marsh Grasshopper (Stethophyma grossum)  Fraser Simpson

male Large Marsh Grasshopper (Stethophyma grossum), Matley Bog, New Forest, Hampshire, England, Sep 2019

 

 

Large Marsh Grasshopper (Stethophyma grossum)  Fraser Simpson

female Large Marsh Grasshopper (Stethophyma grossum), Matley Bog, New Forest, Hampshire, England, Sep 2019

  

 

 

Sonogram of Large Marsh Grasshopper stridulation

Matley Bog, New Forest, Hampshire, England  50 51' 43.21" N  01 31' 36.38" W 14 September 2019

Calling song from a male Large Marsh Grasshopper (Stethophyma grossum) on Bog Myrtle in quaking bog.

Fairly audible (~2.7-21.1 kHz) ticking/popping sound with 6-8 elements in 2.1-2.4 sec at ~23C. Sonation/percussion produced by striking the hind tibia against the end of the forewing tips.

[File name: largemarshgrasshopper112844ecut] Click here for the MP3 file


     

 

Oscillogram of Large Marsh Grasshopper stridulation

Oscillogram of Large Marsh Grasshopper stridulation

Oscillogram of Large Marsh Grasshopper stridulation

Matley Bog, New Forest, Hampshire, England  50 51' 43.21" N  01 31' 36.38" W 14 September 2019

Calling song from a male Large Marsh Grasshopper (Stethophyma grossum) on Bog Myrtle in quaking bog.

 

 

 


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