November 9, 2011
Earlier this week Sam Easterson found one in his front yard and captured this picture and footage.
Are you Looking at Me?
These crickets are very common in Los Angeles. Consequently, my colleague Brian Brown, the Museum's Curator of Entomology, and I get calls about them all the time. I most often get calls after heavy rains, when these crickets come up from the depths of their soily abodes. They are stellar diggers (Check out their fossorial front legs, modified for digging) and live most of the...
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