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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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Microtis parviflora at Mount Painter - 9 Nov 2014
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Diplodium truncatum at Mount Painter - 18 Apr 2014

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  • Non-Invasive

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