Cricket - Field

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Cricket - Field

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Please also assist with this one from Punda Maria.
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Re: Insect ID needed.

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Marj Atkins wrote: Fri Jan 05, 2024 2:35 pm Hi Karen

What is the body length of this cricket? (excluding appendages)
Between 1-2cm, maybe closer to 2cm.
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Re: Insect ID needed.

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Possibly a field cricket. Female. (No wings and you can just see the ovipositor hiding behind the closer of the two cerci.)

Family: Gryllidae Subfamily: Gryllinae Tribe: Turanogryllini
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