Sunday, 8 March 2009

Mole Cricket: Mutant Demon Bug From the Underworld?

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Here is a real WTF moment for you. The mole cricket - but not a cricket you will hear and discover chirping outside your window. These creatures are dwellers of the underground and are notoriously shy and nocturnal. Little wonder when you realize that in some countries they are fried up and served as meals - to humans.

From the article:
No, it’s just a “mole cricket,” a common subterranean insect that most people have just never seen before. I wish I had known about these (and knew how to acquire them in the quantities I needed) back when I used to raise omnivorous reptiles.

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