Acoustic attraction of herons by crickets

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1979
Journal:Journal of the New York Entomological Society
Start Page:126

Male crickets of the species Anurogryllus celerinictus attract mates after usnset by giving a loud calling song. A predator, teh heron, Florida coerulea uses this sound to locate its prey. F. coerulea was also attrcated o a tape recorded song of A. celerinictus.

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Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith