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Micronecta scholtzi (meridionalis) : Water Boatman - Corixidae

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:00:27

  • Shelf mark

    W Micronecta scholtzi r1

  • Recording date

    1984-08-27

  • Recording locations

    Wimbledon, London SW19, England (in captivity)

  • Recordist

    Ranft, Richard

  • Environments

    Freshwater

  • Species

    Water Boatman

  • Description

    Stridulation from a captive male.

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User notes for this item

for its size (2mm) this aquatic bug is one of the loudest sound producers in the animal kingdom

Posted by Richard Ranft, The British Library on 09/01/2012 21:03:00