Picture not bad, really. Yes, known as  cave or camel cricket, family 
Rhaphidiphoridae. Wingless = adult can’t chirp since sound mechanism is via 
wings of crickets.

From: pestlist-ow...@museumpests.net [mailto:pestlist-ow...@museumpests.net] On 
Behalf Of Erika Goergen
Sent: Wednesday, September 07, 2016 1:48 PM
To: pestlist@museumpests.net
Subject: [pestlist] Cave Cricket?


I found just found this fellow a few feet away from an american cockroach, both 
dead in the basement.  This is my first time seeing this pest, is it a cave 

Sorry for the poor phone quality pictures.

Thank you,



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