Oecanthus cf. niveus

Narrow-winged Tree Cricket

Oecanthus niveus, Snowy Tree Cricket



Family: Gryllidae

Subfamily: Oecanthinae

Length: 15 - 18 mm


A key trait for distinguishing Oecanthus niveus from similar species is the black J-shaped mark against a white area on the first antennal segment. The second antennal segment also has a black mark touching a white mark. These markings are visible in the lower photo on this page.

Snowy Tree Cricket, Oecanthus niveus, family Gryllidae