Tettigettalna josei :: European Cicadas

Tettigettalna josei (Boulard 1982)

T. josei, Portugal, rec J. Sueur

T. josei, same as above but frequency reduced by 50% for easy listening

<em>T. josei</em>, photo J. Sueur
<em>Tettigettalna josei</em>, on halophytic plants, area of Tavira, Portugal (photo J.A.QUARTAU).
One of the habitats near Tavira, Algarve (Portugal) where <em>T. josei</em> occurs  (photo J.A.QUARTAU)

Syn.: Tettigetta josei Boulard, 1982



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