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raspy cricket
Gryllacrididae Gryllacrididae - Wikipedia


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8 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 days ago

Good luck with that then. ;-) The katydids are very difficult to tell apart even when they are adults. This one will probably eventually get big and green. The best way to be certain of species might be to catch and grow one but I'm not sure how hard that is. Nymph katydids are usually carnivores I think. The cerci of crickets are 2 spines off the back of the abdomen... like on here https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:...

ornithoptera80
ornithoptera80 6 days ago

Thanks,I'm trying to find an exact ID

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 days ago

I think it is a katydid not a cricket as suggested above.
Hard to tell species because it is immature.

Raksha
Raksha a week ago

Mark Ridgway the insect in the link seems to be same as this one. But I didn't understand what you meant....sorry.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a week ago

No cerci... Tettigoniidae like this in Kerala
https://www.imgrum.pw/media/184839833931...

Raksha
Raksha a week ago

Thank you Ornithoptera80:)

Raksha
Raksha a week ago

Thank you Joseph CHIEF REDEARTH :) Most of my finds are from my dad's garden which comprises of many fruits and flowering plants.

My Goodness! where on this you find this unbelievable ...locust? ant? katydid? Wonderful spotting!

Raksha
Spotted by
Raksha

Kerala, India

Lat: 11.63, Long: 76.07

Spotted on Sep 10, 2019
Submitted on Sep 10, 2019

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