snowy tree cricket


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Related to snowy tree cricket: Oecanthus fultoni
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Noun1.snowy tree cricket - pale yellowish tree cricket widely distributed in North Americasnowy tree cricket - pale yellowish tree cricket widely distributed in North America
tree cricket - pale arboreal American cricket noted for loud stridulation
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Not everyone can croon like Frank Sinatra or a snowy tree cricket. Some creatures make nonvocal sounds to woo their sweethearts.
The relation of temperature to the chirp-rate of male snowy tree crickets, Oecanthus fultoni (Orthoptera: Gryllidae).
Throughout much of North America, warm summer evenings resound with the synchronized chirps of snowy tree crickets. The loud, high-pitched trills of these insects repeat at regular intervals that shorten as the temperature increases.