Cricket songs

The last of the field crickets are singing now, until frost stills them. I don't know which species they are -- I know we have several fall crickets, but I'm far away from my 'area of expertise'!

Here's a link to a fall field cricket song from the University of Florida. The magic of digital.

I love the seasonal waxing and waning of the nocturnal symphony of insect songs (and frogs, and birds, too). The symphony is at its peak in summer.

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  1. We have crickets with the same song but it is too cold for them now and they stopped singing in late September/early October. The band has disassembled until next season. :)

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