Field Crickets


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Field Crickets

 

various, mostly small, species of non-gregarious grasshoppers.

Field crickets are found in greatest diversity in wilderness areas. Many field crickets are harmful to crops. These pest species include Gomphocerus sibiricus, Chorthippus albomarghinatus, and Pararcyptera microptera in the forest-steppe and steppe zones and Dociostaurus kraussi and Ramburiella turcomana in Middle Asia.

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Simmons LW (1987) Female choice contributes to offspring fitness in the field cricket, Gryllus bimaculatus (De Geer).
Monitoring the flights of field crickets (Gryllus spp.) and a tachinid fly (Euphasiopteryx ochracea) in north Florida.
On the other hand, there was no significant difference in pre and post trash burning populations of field crickets, cockroaches, hairy caterpillar and ground beetles.
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Obvious overt male-male aggression typical of field crickets (Alexander 1961; Hack 1997; Tachon et al.
Phonotaxis in female Ormia ochracea (Diptera, Tachinidae), a parasitoid of field crickets. J.
The timing of calling, movement, and mating in the field crickets Gryllus veletis, G.
Of large faith she thrust a practical note into the bamboo container, a shiny brown cylinder I wanted for myself, for a cage for field crickets.
Male field crickets (Gryllidae: Gryllinae) produce both a long-range calling song used to attract females from a distance, and a short-range courtship song produced just prior to copulation (Alexander 1961 ).
We tried their famous Arobung Kamaru or Adobong Kamaro, rice field crickets sauted in onions and tomatoes.
Parasitoid flies and field crickets were brought to our laboratory at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.
Luke Verburgt of the University of Pretoria, South Africa and colleagues recorded the mating songs of the 25 male field crickets (Gryllus bimaculatus), when they were young (10 to 12 days old) and older (48 to 50 days old).