Asian camel crickets outnumber US population, says researchers

September 4, 2014 2:00 AM

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You may have seen quite a few crickets before, but a new study suggests that camel crickets are more common in the US than you may believe – in fact, more common than the US population.

A North Carolina State University researcher and cricket taxonomist discovered a surprising cricket in his home. Intrigued by the cricket, he decided to inquire as to how many homes in the Raleigh, North Carolina had seen the same cricket in their residences. The study asked a certain number of cons...

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