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Bug in yard - Neoscapteriscus vicinus

Bug in yard - Neoscapteriscus vicinus
New orleans, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
May 1, 2018
Size: 1 1/2 inch
My dog stops dead in his tracks to get these bugs. Not sure if he smells them or hears them. Can u identify and explain. Thinking this is why he’s digging in the yard

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This is a common mole cricket species that feeds on grass roots underground

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