Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Brown bug

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago are right... Its not applicable in Mole crickets..!!

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 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 10 years ago

Could you add location of this mole cricket = Gryllotalpidae

Latimeria 10 years ago

Definitely a species of mole cricket.

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

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team