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Gryllus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Gryllidae
Scientific name  Gryllus
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Orthoptera
Suborder  Ensifera
Subfamily  Gryllinae
Higher classification  Field cricket
Rank  Genus
Gryllus European locusts and their ecology Gryllus bimaculatus
Lower classifications  Gryllus bimaculatus, Gryllus campestris, Gryllus assimilis, Gryllus pennsylvanicus, Gryllus veletis

Gryllus bimaculatus crickets


Gryllus is a genus of field cricket (Orthoptera, Gryllidae, Gryllinae). Members of the genus are typically 15–31 mm long and darkly coloured.

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Gryllus European locusts and their ecology Gryllus bimaculatus

Until the mid-1950s, native field crickets in eastern North America were all assigned to a single species, Acheta assimilis Fabricius. Although regional variation in calling song and life history were noted, no morphological characters could be found to reliably distinguish these variants. Building upon the pioneering work of Fulton, Alexander used male calling song, life history and crosses between putative species to revise the taxonomy of gryllines in the eastern United States, and recognized five species, although at the time they were still classified in the genus Acheta.

Gryllus InsectaCulture Gryllus sp Photos

Gryllus bimaculatus kampf


Species

The genus contains the following species :

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Gryllus longchirp field cricket Gryllus multipulsator
Gryllus 7006320 Gryllus Gryllus texensis BugGuideNet
Gryllus Gryllus pennsylvanicus Field cricket

References

Gryllus Wikipedia


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