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Name an insect which makes high pitched sounds creating almost 1000 sound waves per second?

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What animals make high pitch sounds?

toothed whales (dolphins etc) that echo-locate and bats thats echo-locate. Mice are pretty high pitched but not as high as the echo-locators.
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