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Family Gryllotalpidae - Mole Crickets

Gryllotalpa major - Prairie mole cricket - Gryllotalpa major - male Crazy Unidentified Bug - PLEASE HELP  - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa - female Unknown Burrowing beetle with the hind end of a cricket, the head of a beetle/cicada - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa Big head bug - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa Strangest bug I've ever seen - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa Unknown Monster - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa

Digger - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - male Strange and friendly - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - male Insanely strong digger found digging in sand next to Chester River, MD - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - male topside 4143 - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - female Northern Mole Cricket - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - female Mole Bug? - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - female Unknown- Beetle? - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - female Lobster roach - Neocurtilla hexadactyla

Tawny Mole Cricket - Neoscapteriscus vicinus - male Ted the lobster cricket - Neoscapteriscus borellii - female Mole Cricket - Neoscapteriscus vicinus Neoscapteriscus borellii Neoscapteriscus borellii Neoscapteriscus borellii - male Neoscapteriscus borellii Mole Cricket observed 6-19-2019 10:04 pm south Tarrant County, Texas  - Neoscapteriscus borellii