fall field cricket
Dots show county records; shaded area shows likely general distribution.
Computer-generated distribution map, produced in 2004
from records in a database available on this site.
David Weissman is currently working on
a revision of the Gryllus species that occur in the western and central
United States. He has concluded that Gryllus pennsylvanicus does not occur
in southern California but in the West is restricted to the northern states
The computer-generated map shows
four records near the Gulf coast based on song. These may be G. firmus but
further study is needed.