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black-horned tree cricket

Oecanthus nigricornis F. Walker 1869

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map male male male
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female mating pair male eggs
antennal markings      
15 s of calling song; male from Saratoga Co., N. Y.; 25.6°C. (WTL589-18)
 Click on sound bar to hear graphed song.
Sound spectrogram of 2 s of calling at 25.6°C (from WTL589-18). Dominant frequency 4.2 kHz.
Song data: Excel worksheet and chart (from spectrographic analyses).
Identification: Length 14–18 mm.
More information:
genus Oecanthus, subfamily Oecanthinae.
References: Fulton 1915, 1926a; Sismondo 1979; Walker 1963; Walker & Gurney 1967. Collins 2010-date.
Nomenclature: OSF (Orthoptera Species File Online)
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