Forbesís tree cricket
Oecanthus forbesi Titus 1903

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12 s of calling song [1.07MB]; male from Marion Co., Mo.; 24.7įC. (WTL594-6)
6 s of calling song [259KB]; same as above but truncated and downsampled.


Spectrogram of 2 s of calling at 24.7°C (from WTL594-6). Dominant frequency 3.7 kHz.
Click on spectrogram to hear graphed song.


Identification:  Length 13–18 mm.

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

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More information:  genus Oecanthus, subfamily Oecanthinae.

References and Links:  Fulton 1926a; Titus 1903; Walker 1963. Collins 2010-date.

Nomenclature:  OSF (Orthoptera Species File Online)