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Bradbury JW, Vehrencamp SL. 1998. Principles of animal communication. Sunderland, MA: Sinauer. 882 p.

Burk T. 1982. Evolutionary significance of predation on sexually signalling males. Fla. Entomol. 65: 90-104.

Deily JA, Schul J. 2004. Recognition of calls with exceptionally fast pulse rates: female phonotaxis in the genus Neoconocephalus (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae). Journal of Experimental Biology 207:3523-3529.

Forrest TG. 1988. Using insect sounds to estimate and monitor their populations. Fla. Entomol. 418: 416-426.

Fulton BB. 1928. A demonstration of the location of auditory organs in certain Orthoptera. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 21: 445-448.

Fulton BB. 1943. Rhythm, synchronism, and alternation in the stridulation of Orthoptera. J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 50: 263-267.

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Hung YP, Prestwich KN. 2004. Is significant acoustic energy found in the audible and ultrasonic harmonics in cricket calling songs? Journal of Orthoptera Research 13(2): 231-238.

Latimer W, Broughton WB. 1984. Acoustic interference in bush crickets; a factor in the evolution of singing insects? J. Nat. Hist. 18: 599-616.

Macdonald JA. 1981. Temperature compensation in the peripheral nervous system: Antarctic vs temperate poikilotherms. Journal of Comparative Physiology A 142: 411-418.

Moore TE. 1989. Glossary of song terms. In: Huber F, Moore TE, and Loher W, editors. Cricket behavior and neurobiology. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. p 485-487.

Pierce GW. 1948. The songs of insects. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. 329 p.

Prestwich KN, Walker TJ. 1981. Energetics of singing in crickets: effect of temperature in three trilling species (Orthoptera: Gryllidae). J. Comp. Physiol. B 143: 199-212.

Schul J, Patterson AC. 2003. What determines the tuning of hearing organs and frequency of calls? A comparative study in the katydid genus Neoconocephalus (Orthoptera, Tettigoniidae). Journal of Experimental Biology 206: 141-152.

Walker TJ. 1957. Specificity in the response of female tree crickets (Orthoptera, Gryllidae, Oecanthinae) to calling songs of the males. Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 50(6): 626-636.

Walker TJ. 1962. Factors responsible for intraspecific variation in the calling songs of crickets. Evolution 16(4): 407-428.

Walker TJ. 1964a. Experimental demonstration of a cat locating orthopteran prey by the prey’s calling song. Fla. Entomol. 47(2):163-165.

Walker TJ. 1964b. Cryptic species among sound-producing ensiferan Orthoptera (Gryllidae and Tettigoniidae). Q. Rev. Biol. 39(4): 345-355.

Walker TJ. 1975. Effects of temperature on rates in poikilotherm nervous systems: Evidence from the calling songs of meadow katydids (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Orchelimum) and reanalysis of published data. J. Comp. Physiol. 101: 57-69.

Walker TJ. 1988. Acoustical traps for agriculturally important insects. Pages 484-492 in Symposium on Agroacoustics. Fla. Entomol. 71: 393-504.

Walker TJ. 1993. Phonotaxis in female Ormia ochracea (Diptera: Tachinidae), a parasitoid of field crickets. J. Insect Behav. 6(3): 389-410.

Walker TJ. 1996. Acoustic methods of monitoring and manipulating insect pests and their natural enemies. Pages 245-257 in Pest Management in the Subtropics: Integrated Pest Management-a Florida Perspective. Intercept, Andover, UK.

Walker TJ, Brandt JF, Dew D. 1970. Sound-synchronized, ultra-high-speed photography: a method for studying stridulation in crickets and katydids (Orthoptera). Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 63(3): 910-912.

Walker TJ, Wineriter SA. 1991. Hosts of a phonotactic parasitoid and levels of parasitism (Diptera: Tachinidae: Ormia ochracea). Fla. Entomol. 74(4): 554-559.

Whitesell JJ, Walker TJ. 1969. A test to determine if Bobwhite quail hunt crickets by sound. Auk 86: 348-349.