immature Black Field Cricket
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BLACK FIELD CRICKET FACTS
The Black Field Cricket is jet black. During the day, it hides in vegetation or cracks in the soil and comes out at night to feed, The males sings at night making a sound by rubbing his wings together.
2cm - 4cm
urban areas, forests and heath.
decaying plant material and insect remains
The Black Field Cricket female lays about 2,000 eggs during her short life span of only a few months.
|Common Name:||Black Field Cricket|