Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#789594
Crazy Unidentified Bug - PLEASE HELP  - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa - female

Crazy Unidentified Bug - PLEASE HELP - Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa - Female
New Castle, Westchester County, New York, USA
June 18, 2013
Size: 2 inches in total length
What is this? Found underground in soft soil, about 6 inches down.

adult female European Mole Cricket
Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa

Moved from Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Gryllotalpidae
Mole cricket

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.