Neoxabea bipunctata

Two-spotted Tree Cricket

Neoxabea bipunctata, Two-spotted Tree Cricket image


Family: Gryllidae

Subfamily: Oecanthinae


Neoxabea bipunctata is common over most of eastern North America, and as far west as Texas.

A male is shown in the first three photos. Females have two dark spots on the front portion of the wings, as seen on the cricket in the bottom photo.

Photo data: 7 August 2012 (upper three photos) and 1 August 2011 (lower photo), both from Ruraldale, Upshur County, West Virginia.

Two-spotted Tree Cricket photo, Neoxabea bipunctata
Neoxabea bipunctata photograph, Two-spotted Tree Cricket