straight-lanced meadow katydid
Conocephalus strictus (Scudder 1875)

male cercus

20 s of calling song [1.75MB]; male from Cooper Co., Mo.; 24.0°C. (WTL238-13)

Waveform of 6 s of calling at 24.0°C (from WTL238-13). Peak frequency 9 kHz.
Click on first half of waveform to hear graphed song.
Click on second half of waveform to expand 1.0 s segments of it.

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

More information:  subfamily Conocephalinae, genus Conocephalus

Nomenclature:  OSF (Orthoptera Species File Online)