Stenopelmatus Fuscus - Jerusalem Cricket
Family - Cryllacrididae
Order - Orthoptera
Length - 3 to 5 cm.
Recognition - Brown body, black stripes on abdominal section
Habitat - Arid regions, burrowing in ground
Behavior - Omnivore
Residency - Western United States
Of Special Note - These crickets can and will bite when handled, thus care should be taken. They can be pests by eating flowers used for landscaping.
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