PINE TREE CRICKET - O. pini
Singing male Pine tree cricket. [Note: Videos will not play with Microsoft Edge]
This is a 2d instar Pine tree cricket. Note the light rust color. the darkness of the abdomen actually indicates he is eating well.
Note the brown limbs and the pink-tinged metanotal gland.
The spermatophore is also pink-tinged.
The abdominal segments have the same reddish-brown coloration as the limbs, head and pronotum.
Description by William Beutenmuller