Cicadetta anapaistica :: European Cicadas

Cicadetta anapaistica Hertach 2011

Cicadetta anapaistica, selection from the calling song, Madonie, Sicily Italy. Rec.: Hertach 2010

C. anapaistica, same as above but frequency reduced by 50% for easy listening!

<em>C. anapaistica</em>, female: P.Stefano_Madonie. Photo T. Hertach
<em>C. anapaistica</em>, holotyp: Vall Madonna degli Angeli. Photo T. Hertach
Habitat of C. anapaistica, Madonie, Sicily I - Photo: T. Hertach

Hertach T. 2011. Spectacular song pattern from the Sicilian Mountains: The new cicada species Cicadetta anapaistica sp. n. (Hemiptera: Tibicinidae). Zootaxa 2771: 25–40. link:

Hertach T., Trilar T., Wade E.J., Simon C., Nagel P., 2015. Songs, genetics, and morphology: revealing the taxonomic units in the European Cicadetta cerdaniensis cicada group, with a description of new taxa (Hemiptera: Cicadidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 173: 320–351.
doi: 10.1111/zoj.12212

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