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Cricket

Observed: 6th June 2009 By: squirrelsquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebratessquirrel’s reputation in Invertebrates
cricket
Description:
Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Conehead cricket (Conocephalus sp.)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    ID agreements (): 2 People
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Martin Harvey's picture

conehead

It's a nymph of either Long-winged or Short-winged Conehead, a type of cricket. I don't know whether it is possible to tell the nymphs apart.

For more info see the Orthoptera Recording Scheme:
http://www.orthoptera.org.uk/species_orthoptera.aspx

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