Mole Crickets, Scapteriscus spp.
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Capinera, John L., and Norman C. Leppla. 2002. “Mole Crickets, Scapteriscus spp.: EENY-235/IN391, 9/2001”. EDIS 2002 (4). Gainesville, FL.


This document is EENY-235, one of a series of Featured Creatures from the Entomology and Nematology Department, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida. Published: September 2001.

EENY-235/IN391: Shortwinged Mole Cricket, Neoscapteriscus abbreviatus (Scudder); Southern Mole Cricket, Neoscapteriscus borellii (Giglio-Tos); and Tawny Mole Cricket, Neoscapteriscus vicinus (Scudder) (Insecta: Orthoptera: Gryllotalpidae) (
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