Website information and updates
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10/09/2017 — Version 0.14 Updated references. Added a link to Cicadas of India. Revised content for two new Clinopsalta cicadas described in 2017. 10/05/2017 — Version 0.13 This update contains the following amendments and additions: Additional species pages and content for five new Graminitigrina cicadas described in 2017. Revised content for five new Ewartia cicadas described in 2017. 08/01/2017 — Version 0.12 This minor update contains the following amendments and additions: Minor fixes and refinement of distribution maps. 20/11/2016 — Version 0.11 This minor update contains the following amendments and additions: Additional audio recordings for a selection of Western Australian specieis. Additional photographs of some live and set specimens. Minor fixes and refinement of distribution maps. 27/10/2016 — Version 0.10 This update contains the following amendments and additions: Updates to genus pages and additionalk species pages to accommodation the substantial revisionary work of Owen and Moulds (2016) on Pauropsalta, adding Atrapsalta, Falcatpsalta, Haemopsalta, Popplepsalta and Relictapsalta. One addition to the literature (Owen and Moulds, 2016; http://dr-pop.net/aus-cicada_literature.htm). Updates to text and distribution maps, with some additional images and sounds. A trial pop-up image selection on the following page: Eastern Double Drummer Thopha saccata. 30/06/2016 — Version 0.09 This minor update contains the following amendments and additions: Updates to the Macrotristria species pages to accommodate a recently described species. Updates to text and distribution maps, with some additional images. 05/02/2016 — Version 0.08 A minor update with partial changes to text and distribution maps. 25/11/2015 — Version 0.07 This minor update contains the following amendments and additions: Updates to the Myopsalta species pages to accommodate recently described species. Additions to the literature (http://dr-pop.net/aus-cicada_literature.htm). 22/08/2015 — Version 0.06 This minor update contains the following amendments and additions: Updates to the Chelapsalta and Simona species pages to accommodate recently described species. Additions to the literature (http://dr-pop.net/aus-cicada_literature.htm). Minor fixes and refinement of distribution maps. 17/06/2015 — Version 0.05 This minor update contains the following amendments and additions: Addition of information for a new subspecies of Thopha and species of Toxala. Additions to the literature (http://dr-pop.net/aus-cicada_literature.htm). Updates to text and distribution maps. 02/05/2015 — Version 0.04 This minor update contains the following amendments and additions: Refinements to the genus Yoyetta and associated species pages, reflecting the recent descriptions of four new species. One addition to the literature (Emery et al., 2015; http://dr-pop.net/aus-cicada_literature.htm). Small fixes and updates to text and distribution maps. 01/01/2015 — Version 0.03 This update contains the following amendments and additions: One additional genus page (http://dr-pop.net/euthemopsaltria.htm), two additional species pages (http://dr-pop.net/laeta- 588.htm and (http://dr-pop.net/caverna-117.htm)) and some new photos kindly provided by Nick Romanowski. Two additions to the literature (http://dr-pop.net/aus-cicada_literature.htm). Some fixes and updates to species names, key words and distribution maps. 12/10/2014 — Version 0.02 This update contains the following amendments and additions: A Google search facility for this website has been added to the cicada classification index to enable searches for particular cicada species and other content (http://dr-pop.net/cicada-list.htm). Links to an additional eight recordings of cicada calls on Sound Cloud (predominantly dusk calls). Several additions to the literature (http://dr-pop.net/aus-cicada_literature.htm). Numerous fixes and minor updates to species names, key words and distribution maps. 27/07/2014 — Version 0.01 A web guide to the cicadas of Australia website version 0.01 is released. This release contains the following: A main navigation page (http://dr-pop.net/cicadas.htm). A cicada classification index with links to all of the current cicada genera recognised in Australia, along with images with links to a selection of some of the more conspicuous or unusual genera. 86 genus pages, each containing background information on a genus, with images and a list of species both containing links to the species pages. 384 species pages, each containing information, images, a distribution map and embedded sounds1 for a species or species complex. A comprehensive bibliography of Australian cicadas for further reading, split across two pages (http://dr-pop.net/aus- cicada_literature.htm). A page that contains information of the content of this website and details changes in progressive updates (this page). A one page list containing links to other cicada resources (in Australia and overseas) on the internet (http://dr- pop.net/links.htm). A brief acknowledgements section (http://dr-pop.net/thankyou.htm). A page containing a contact and feedback web form (http://dr-pop.net/contact.htm). 1 Sounds include a library of 351 calling song samples uploaded to Sound Cloud: https://soundcloud.com/dr-pop-3) by the site creator.