Oecanthus pellucens - European Tree-cricket
(Scopoli, 1763)

Description: Slender and fragile cricket species. The body is flattened, light brown, with wings covering the abdomen (♂ 10-13 mm, ♀ 14-20 mm). Head and thorax are slightly elongated. Ovipositor is 7 mm long.
Similar species: none
Adults: from May until October
High-pitched chirps repeated for minutes. It sings in the evening and at night.

Source: Orthoptera Species File (lab recording, 27 °C)
Habitat:  It lives higher in the vegetation (trees, shrubs, tall herbs).
Widespread and common.

Oecanthus pellucens, male
(Author: Dobos Zsolt)

Oecanthus pellucens, female
(Author: Dobos Zsolt)