Mecopoda cf. elongata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Tan, Ming Kai & Kamaruddin, Khairul Nizam, 2016, A contribution to the knowledge of Orthoptera diversity from Peninsular Malaysia: Bukit Larut, Perak, Zootaxa 4111 (1), pp. 21-40: 36

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4111.1.2

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Mecopoda cf. elongata (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Mecopoda cf. elongata (Linnaeus, 1758)  ( Fig. 6View FIGURE 6 L)

Material examined. 1 female (LAR. 15.19), near Taiping War Cemetery, circa N 4.85812, E 100.75697, 46.2 ±5.0 m, young secondary forest edge, shrub, 17 June 2015, 2021– 2226 h; 1 male (LAR. 15.107), along Waterfall Road, circa N 4.85919, E 100.75781, 57.6 ± 4.8 m, grassy plot by the road, grassy/ herby area, 18 June 2015, 2028– 2111 h; 3 males (LAR. 15.108–110), near Bukit Larut office, circa N 4.86099, E 100.75952, 51.5 ± 3.9 m, 18 June 2015, 2130 h; 1 male (LAR. 15.161) and 1 female (LAR. 15.162), on Bukit Larut, circa N4.86200, E 100.79288, 1058 ± 5.7 m, grassy area, tall grassy area, 20 June 2015, 1122– 1257 h; 1 female, (LAR. 15.206), on Bukit Larut, circa N 4.86167, E 100.79434, 1097 ± 5.7 m, grassy/ herby area, 20 September 2015, 1928– 2055 h.

Remarks. Two colour variants and forms of calling songs were heard from the foot of Bukit Larut: chirper and continuous thrillers.