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Cricket (Orthoptera, several families)Gryllotalpa sp. (genus)

Mole Cricket at Mount Painter

Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 18 Mar 2016

Identification history

Cricket (Orthoptera, several families) Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) 23 Aug 2016 RogerF
Cricket (Orthoptera, several families) Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) 23 Aug 2016 michaelb
Unidentified 23 Aug 2016 CathB

Author's notes

A mole cricket? Found dead on bike path early in the morning.

1 comment

RogerF wrote:
   23 Aug 2016
Most local mole-cricket species are fully winged and fly readily at night often coming to light. This ant-covered ?male is brachypterous (short-winged) and flightless which could help with a specific ID.. There is a species called G. brachyptera.

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Persicaria prostrata at Mount Painter - 16 Jan 2019
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Euryopis superba at Mount Painter - 24 May 2018
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Diplodium truncatum at Mount Painter - 26 Apr 2018
Thelymitra pauciflora at Mount Painter - 18 Apr 2018
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Coryphistes ruricola at Mount Painter - 18 Apr 2018
Casbia pallens (Pale Casbia) at Mount Painter - 5 Apr 2018
Hednota bivittella at Mount Painter - 23 Mar 2018
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Goniaea australasiae at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Lepidoscia arctiella at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Salpesia sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Neosparassus calligaster at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Hispellinus multispinosus at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Stephanopis sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Servaea sp. (genus) (TBC) at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Platyzosteria melanaria at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Salticidae sp. (family) at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Reduviidae sp. (family) at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Zodariidae sp. (family) at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Adelium pustulosum at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Ethemaia sellata at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Teleogryllus commodus at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
Calperum sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 14 Mar 2018
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Porrostoma rhipidium at Mount Painter - 11 Feb 2018
Phaulacridium vittatum at Mount Painter - 31 Jan 2018
Apothechyla sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 12 Jan 2018
Lophyrotoma interrupta at Mount Painter - 3 Jan 2018
Thelymitra pauciflora at Mount Painter - 2 Nov 2017
Hibbertia obtusifolia at Mount Painter - 26 Oct 2017
Leptorhynchos squamatus at Mount Painter - 9 Oct 2017
Oxyopes sp. (genus) at Mount Painter - 9 Oct 2017
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica at Mount Painter - 28 Sep 2017
Diuris chryseopsis at Mount Painter - 28 Sep 2017
Psychidae sp. (family) at Mount Painter - 26 Sep 2017
Diuris chryseopsis at Mount Painter - 23 Sep 2017
Diuris chryseopsis at Mount Painter - 10 Sep 2017
Unidentified Moss / Liverwort / Hornwort (TBC) at Mount Painter - 10 Sep 2017
Diuris hybrid at Mount Painter - 22 Aug 2017
Acacia gunnii at Mount Painter - 21 Aug 2017
Cryptandra amara at Mount Painter - 21 Aug 2017
Hovea heterophylla at Mount Painter - 21 Aug 2017
Grimmia sp. at Mount Painter - 3 Aug 2017

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