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Aglaothorax ovata (Scudder 1899)

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male (o. ovata)
male (o. ovata)
male (o. tinkhamorum)
male (o. tinkhamorum)
male (o. gigantea)
male (o. longicauda)
female (o. longicauda)
     
male
     

21 s of calling song [1.76MB]; male of A. ovata ovata from Los Angeles Co., Calif.; 25.5C. (WTL291-1b)
11 s of disturbance song [959KB]; same male as above, teased; 24.8C. (WTL291-1c)
18 s of calling song [1.55MB]; male of A. ovata armiger from Inyo Co., Calif., 11 mi w Lone Pine; 23.0°C. (D.C. Rentz tape DCR22; used by permission).
22 s of calling song [1.84MB]; male of A. ovata gigantea from Inyo Co., Calif., 6 mi w of Independence; 22.5°C. (D.C. Rentz tape DCR49; used by permission).


Waveform of 5 s of calling at 25.5°C (from WTL291-1b). Peak frequency 12 kHz.
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Waveform of 5 s of disturbance song at 24.8°C (from WTL291-1c). Peak frequency 12 kHz.
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Click on second half of waveform to expand trio of syllables near middle.


Waveform of 5 s of calling at 23.0°C (from DCR22). Peak frequency 9 kHz.
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Waveform of 5 s of calling at 22.5°C (from DCR49). Peak frequency 14 kHz.
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Nomenclature: OSF (Orthoptera Species File Online)