General Info: Crickets are nocturnal omnivores. They can feast on fabric, eating large areas and therefore leaving big holes in the fabric. They are especially attracted to clothes soiled with perspiration.
Length: 3/4″ – 7/8″
Region Found: Throughout the United States
Residential Location: Usually found outdoors but when cold weather apporaches, they seek shelter in houses and sheds.
Random/Interesting Fact: The loud chirping is caused by rubbing their front wings together to attract females.
Identification: They can be dark brown/black or a yellowish brown with three dark bands on the head.