short-winged meadow katydid
Conocephalus brevipennis (Scudder 1862)

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20 s of calling song [1.71MB]; male from McCracken Co., Ky.; 23.0C. (WTL234-8)


Waveform of 5 s of calling at 23.0°C (from WTL234-8). Peak frequency ca. 13 kHz.
Click on first half of waveform to hear graphed song.
Click on second half of waveform to expand 0.5 s of buzz.

N. Fla. seasonal data.

Song data:  Excel worksheet and chart (from spectrographic analyses).

More information:  subfamily Conocephalinae, genus Conocephalus

References:  Bailey & Morris 1986, Morris & Fullard 1983.

Nomenclature:  OSF (Orthoptera Species File Online)