How to uncoil your partner—“mating songs” in giant pill-millipedes (Diplopoda: Sphaerotheriida)

@article{Wesener2011HowTU,
  title={How to uncoil your partner—“mating songs” in giant pill-millipedes (Diplopoda: Sphaerotheriida)},
  author={T. Wesener and J. K{\"o}hler and S. Fuchs and D. V. Spiegel},
  journal={Naturwissenschaften},
  year={2011},
  volume={98},
  pages={967-975}
}
The stridulation of the giant pill-millipede genus Sphaerotherium from South Africa, one of only three groups of millipedes that produce sounds, was studied. One hundred one stridulation series of a total of nine different species (Sphaerotherium dorsaloide, Sphaerotherium hanstroemi, Sphaerotherium mahaium, Sphaerotherium similare, Sphaerotherium punctulatum, Sphaerotherium convexitarsum, Sphaerotherium dorsale, Sphaerotherium rotundatum, and Sphaerotherium perbrincki) were analyzed… Expand
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