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7 Comments

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Yes..you are right... Its not applicable in Mole crickets..!!

Latimeria
Latimeria 9 years ago

I've never heard them referred to as fork-tailed. There are fork-tailed bush katydids, though.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

I know its Mole cricket.. they also called Fork tailed..!!

Latimeria
Latimeria 9 years ago

Ashish, look at the front legs. They're fossorial, adapted for digging. Only the mole crickets have this adaptation, it's characteristic of mole crickets. Definitely not a bush cricket.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Fork tailed bush cricket.

RicardoBayshark
RicardoBayshark 10 years ago

Could you add location of this mole cricket = Gryllotalpidae

Latimeria
Latimeria 10 years ago

Definitely a species of mole cricket.

Spotted on Oct 27, 2010
Submitted on Oct 27, 2010

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