Gryllidae


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Gryllidae

[′gril·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The true crickets, a family of orthopteran insects in which individuals are dark-colored and chunky with long antennae and long, cylindrical ovipositors.
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Zefa E, Redu DR, Costa MKM, Fontanetti CS, Gottschalk MS, Padilha GB, Silva AF, Martins LP (2014) A new species of Endecous Saussure, 1878 (Orthoptera, Gryllidae) from northeast Brazil with the first X1X20 chromosomal sex system in Gryllidae.
Divergence between the courtship songs of the field crickets Gryllus texensis and Gryllus rubens (Orthoptera> Gryllidae).
Collins N, van den Berghe E, Carson L (2014) Two new species of Neoxabea, three new species of Oecanthus, and documentation of two other species in Nicaragua (Orthoptera: Gryllidae: Oecanthinae).
Survivorship, spatial pattern and habitat structure of field crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllidae) in two old fields.
Alexander RD (1961) Aggressiveness, territoriality, and sexual behaviour in field crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllidae).
The Crickets and Mole Crickets of Panama (Orthoptera: Gryllidae and Gryllotalpidae).
Systematic and behavioral studies on the crickets of the Nemobius fasciatus group (Orthoptera: Gryllidae: Nemobiinae).
Alexander RD, Otte D (1967) The evolution of genitalia and mating behaviour in crickets (Gryllidae) and other Orthoptera.
They reported that 2 species of fire ants (Solenopsis invicta Buren and Solenopsis geminata [F.]; Hymenoptera: Formicidae) grew several times faster when fed domestic crickets (Acheta domesticus [L.]; Orthoptera: Gryllidae) rather than beef liver.
cinerea consumed mostly noctuid caterpillars, cantharid beetle larva, and, to a lesser extent, field crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllidae) and stink bugs (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae).
Cordero PJ, Llorente V, Aparicio JM (2007) A new cricket (Orthoptera, Gryllidae) for Castilla-La Mancha and the Iberian Peninsula.