Ceuthophilus stygius

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Ceuthophilus stygius
Ceuthophilus stygius (camel cricket) inside entrance to Great Onyx Cave (Flint Ridge, Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky, USA) 1 (8314214922).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Orthoptera
Suborder: Ensifera
Family: Rhaphidophoridae
Genus: Ceuthophilus
C. stygius
Binomial name
Ceuthophilus stygius
(Scudder, 1861)

Ceuthophilus stygius, known generally as the Kentucky cave cricket or cave camel cricket, is a species of camel cricket in the family Rhaphidophoridae.[1][2][3][4] It is found in North America.[2][5]

Kentucky cave cricket, Ceuthophilus stygius


  1. ^ "Ceuthophilus stygius Species Information". BugGuide.net. Retrieved 2018-03-02.
  2. ^ a b "Ceuthophilus stygius Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-03-02.
  3. ^ "Ceuthophilus stygius Overview". Encyclopedia of Life. Retrieved 2018-03-02.
  4. ^ "Ceuthophilus stygius species details". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-03-02.
  5. ^ Otte, Daniel; Cigliano, Maria Marta; Braun, Holger; Eades, David C. "Orthoptera Species File Online". Retrieved 2018-03-02.

Further reading[edit]

  • Arnett, Ross H. Jr. (2000). American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico. 2nd Edition. CRC Press. ISBN 0-8493-0212-9.
  • Capinera, J.L; Scott, R.D.; Walker, T.J. (2004). Field Guide to Grasshoppers, Katydids, and Crickets of the United States. Cornell University Press. ISBN 978-0-8014-8948-8.
  • Otte, Daniel (1997). Poole, Robert W.; Gentili, Patricia, eds. Orthoptera. Nomina Insecta Nearctica: A Check List of the Insects of North America: vol. 4: Non-Holometabolous Orders. Entomological Information Services. pp. 581–634. ISBN 1-889002-04-6.

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