The mole cricket burrows in the earth, as its name implies, digging with its powerful forelegs.
A mole cricket was chirring in the grass by the old doorstone.
The mole cricket (Gryllotalpa vulgaris) and various cockroaches (Blattidae) are also amongst the pests found in this order.
All authors agree, moreover, in extolling the solicitude with which the mole cricket takes care of her little ones.
The abdomen of the female ends in a long slender ovipositor, which, however, is not exserted in the mole cricket.
And when Mr. mole cricket asked him how he liked the tune, Chirpy replied that it was very, very interesting.
Chirpy Cricket inquired of Mr. mole cricket, who had just invited him to his home to meet his wife.
The mole cricket (Gryllotalpa vulgaris) is perhaps the most interesting member of the family.
Field crickets inhabit the meadows, and subsist on roots, &c. as does another species, called the mole cricket.