Mole Cricket

Another fascinating part of field herping, along with all the other natural wonders we encounter, is the invertebrates! This forum is dedicated to both field and captive invertebrates.

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Noah M
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Mole Cricket

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Found this ~1.5" thing crossing the road at night after a rainy day in the backwoods of north Dixie County, FL.

Scapteriscus borellii - Southern Mole Cricket


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Kelly Mc
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I remember the first time I encountered one of these in duval county. How it pushed at the creases of my palm. Its a cool insect.

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