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Sonogram of Short-winged Cone-head stridulation

Rainham Marshes foreshore, Essex, England  51 30' 20.71" N   0 11' 23.91" E  8 September 2019

Song/stridulation from a male in saltmarsh containing Sea Clubrush (Bolboschoenus maritimus) along River Thames.

A rapid, almost inaudible, high-pitched hissing produced in very long bursts (100+ sec), interspersed with quieter 'half-speed' ticking sections.

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Short-winged Conehead (Conocephalus dorsalis)  Fraser Simpson

female Short-winged Conehead (Conocephalus dorsalis), Rainham Marshes, England, Sep 2019

 

Short-winged Conehead (Conocephalus dorsalis)  Fraser Simpson

male Short-winged Conehead (Conocephalus dorsalis), Rainham Marshes, England, Sep 2019

 

 

 


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