E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Acheta domesticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
House Cricket
Family: Gryllidae
The Families of Orthoptera of BC
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Distribution of Acheta domesticus in British Columbia
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Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
ExoticSNAExoticNot Listed
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Synonyms and Alternate Names

Acheta domestica (Linnaeus, 1758)
Acheta melanocephalus Zacher, 1917
Gryllus aegyptiacus Haan, 1842
Gryllus domesticus Linnaeus 1758
Gryllus transversalis Walker, F., 1871

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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2021-12-04 6:46:15 PM]
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