Submitted by Saharima Roenisch on Sun, 08/07/2018 - 13:26

    Hello all,

    I found this bush-cricket at the University Botanic Gardens this morning. Might this be the Southern Oak Bush-cricket instead of a nymph of the more common Oak Bush-cricket?

    Best wishes,



    Submitted by David Gould on Tue, 10/07/2018 - 23:51


    Hi Saharima,

    This is a nymph of the standard Oak Bush-cricket. The wings are already longer than those of the Southern Oak Bush-cricket.

    Glad to see you are on your guard for the rarer species!

    Best wishes,