Monday, October 4, 2010

Raffles Museum Treasures: Mole cricket

Mole cricket (Gryllotalpa sp.)
Collected from Telok Blangah, October 1989
Native to Singapore

Very little information about the mole crickets of Singapore is readily available; one species (Gryllotalpa fulvipes) is Endangered and known only from primary forest in Bukit Timah.

Mole Cricket Knowledge Base
Rice Knowledge Bank: Pests
Brisbane Insects and Spiders
Pest Mole Cricket Management

(Photo by Frog Head)