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Gryllotalpidae


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Gryllotalpidae

Permanent Control of Pest Mole Crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae: Scapteriscus) in Florida

Flight Patterns of Gryllotalpa africana (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) in South Africa

Use of Radiography and Tunnel Castings for Observing Mole Cricket (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) Behavior in Soil

Tunneling Responses of Mole Crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) to the Entomopathogenic Fungus, Beauveria bassiana

Effect of Soil Moisture on Ovipositional Behavior in the Southern Mole Cricket (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae)

Effect of Soil Moisture and Time of Year on Mole Cricket (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) Surface Tunneling

Potential Negative Effects of Earthworm Prey on Damage to Turfgrass by Omnivorous Mole Crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae)

Development and Reproduction of Mole Crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) After Treatments with Hydroprene and Pyriproxyfen

Identifying Characteristics of Scapteriscus spp. (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) Apparent Predators of Marine Turtle Eggs

Integration of Insect Parasitic Nematodes (Rhabditida Steinernematidae) with Insecticides for Control of Pest Mole Crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae: Scapteriscus spp.)

Interactions Between Ormia depleta (Diptera: Tachinidae) and Steinernema scapterisci (Nematoda: Steinernematidae), natural enemies of pest mole crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae)

A Modified Mole Cricket Lure and Description of Scapteriscus borellii (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) Range Expansion and Calling Song in California

Nectar-Seeking and Host-Seeking by Larra bicolor (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae), a Parasitoid of Scapteriscus Mole Crickets (Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae)

 

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; order Orthoptera, suborder Ensifera)

Fairly cosmopolitan family of relatively large, burrowing mole crickets, which are greatly modified for digging. They have large, fossorial fore legs, a strongly convex prothorax, reduced fore wings, a cylindrical abdomen, and no ovipositor. Some of the 50 or so species are wingless, and all stridulate.

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