Camel Cricket Cliff Notes

As previously mentioned, we’re going to introduce you to some of the undergraduate students and recent grads who work hard behind-the-scenes to keep Your Wild Life ticking.

Today, recent graduate Katlin Mooneyham explains how she learned to ID camel crickets.

We here at Your Wild Life have been talking a big game lately about camel crickets. We asked you to report your sightings and share photos of the leggy beasts in your basement.  Thanks so much to so many of you that have heeded our […]

Biologist finds aliens in his house, admits to it in public and then asks for help

This post is also cross-posted at our friend Alex Wild’s blog, Myrmecos. Check it out to see more stunning photos of camel crickets by Rob’s graduate school office mate Piotr Naskrecki, AKA Piotr the Great.

I have to be quiet so they don’t hear me. This will be short. We know so little. I have said this before. We know so little. We know so little that you can send out a survey and when you get the responses realize you have accidentally discovered that aliens are living all around you.

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