Gillette’s shieldback
Plagiostira gillettei Caudell 1907

subspecies gillettei
subspecies utahensis
subspecies utahensis

20 s of calling song [1.72MB]; male from Mineral Co., Nev. (Weber Reservoir); 23.5C (recording by Jeff Cole; used by permission).
17 s of calling song [1.42MB]; male from Inyo Co., Calif. (3 mi e. of Big Pine); 22.0C (D.C. Rentz tape DCR18; used by permission).

Waveform of 5 s of calling at 23.5°C (from 20 s recording y Jeff Cole). Peak frequency 15 kHz.
Click on first half of waveform to hear graphed song.
Click on second half of waveform to expand last 0.5 s of waveform.

Nomenclature: OSF (Orthoptera Species File Online)