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Creepy Crawler - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa

Creepy Crawler - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa
Westchester County, New York, USA
June 30, 2015
Size: 2.25 inches
Found crawling around on a grassy area. Moved it to asphalt to get a better look.

must be Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa
A european species established in and around Westchester county. Nice find.

Moved from ID Request.

Awesome! A mole cricket (Gry
Awesome! A mole cricket (Gryllotalpidae)! Sadly I can't help you beyond that, but hopefully someone else with more knowledge will chime in!