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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 23.5 June 2012

The Mole Cricket – rare native or regular import?

By - Bryan J Pinchen

'Jarr-bob', 'jarr-worm' and 'eve-churr' are evocative names for one of our more elusive and mysterious insects. These are just some of the old local names for the Mole Cricket Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa and relate to the almost melodious song of the male. It is our largest and, until recently, our least-studied and least-understood orthopteran.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist