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A Rare and Unusual Guest
A Special Guest In Black Tuxedo
On one hot and drowsy afternoon, I felt really sleepy, when I almost dozing off, I head someone calling at the door. I opened the door and I was really surprised that a special guest in a black tuxedo visited my home without my invitation. I was surprised with the visit of this special guest. I have never met him before and yet suddenly he appeared in front of me. My surprised was followed by a happy feeling. Why? Because he brought joy to my family.
He was wearing a black tuxedo with a fashionable yellow bow-tie on his back. It made him looked smart and handsome. The first impression that he gave me, let me think that he probably came from a royal family.
He is very special and is totally different from others. He is the most special cricket that I have ever met. Yeah! He is a cricket.
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This is a great insect book that having amazing up-close photographs that brings you to explore the fascinating world of insects. You can learn about the body parts and daily activities of them.
This is a story telling how a small newly hatched cricket life journey that wanted to greet the other insect. But he seem that he can't produce any sound when he rubs his wings together. Finally, as night falls, he spies another cricket and attempts to greet her. And this time . . . he chirped the most beautiful sound that she had ever heard.
In this book, you will learn how cricket make their chirping sound. Not only that, this book also tells you how to tell the temperature by counting a cricket's chirps. Get one and learn how to do.
He came in his Black Silky Tuxedo
My Camera - Kodak Easyshare M350
I bought this camera years ago, and I like it because it is easy to use with a lot of useful function. This camera comes with 12 megapixel resolution and a 3X optical zoom. With a special micro mode, I manage to took a close shot at this special guest.
p/s: It is sad that Kodak announced that it will quit the digital camera, video, and picture frame businesses.
Kodak Easyshare M350
Hello Sir, Nice to meet you! My name is Cricket.
I came from the field and I live under rocks and logs in meadows.
I feed on plants and sometimes other insects. I have two long antennae, they are called feelers. I am scavengers and omnivores.
Where to look for cricket foods?
My far relatives are grasshopper and the katydid.
I am a male cricket, I can use my wings to make a chirping song. I have wings but they are too small for me to fly.
Listen to the Cricket chirping.
Have your ever hear the cricket chirping? Here you can listen to how beautiful it is the cricket chirping are. Enjoy!
Do you know?
Crickets chirp at higher rate when the temperature of their environment is higher.
CalculationThe outside temperature = Number of chirps in one minute Ã· 4 + 40
I can see in many different directions at once with my compound eyes. My vision is great isn't it?
Look through the compound eyes.
Can your see my ears? They are on my legs and are called tympanum, it is a tighly stretched membrane that fuction as a sound rec
Many people believe that I will bring them good luck. In Barbados, a loud cricket means money is coming in.
My brother Jiminy Cricket acts in Pinocchio, the Disney movie. He is the most famous cricket.
A great way to keep your crickets
Where to get live Cricket?
24 happy and healthy small size live crickets
Learn how to breed Cricket
A step-by-step guide to breeding and raising your very own crickets at home.
Want to know more about cricket?
- Cricket insect facts
This site tell you all about where cricket can be found, what it eat, how it looks like, how it is born and some fun fact about it too.
- Cricket (insect)
Crickets, family Gryllidae (also known as "true crickets"), are insects somewhat related to grasshoppers, and more closely related to katydids or bush crickets (family Tettigoniidae).
- Facts on the Cricket Insect
In the autumn when the weather begins to cool, a chorus of cricket songs fills the night air. These are the songs of male crickets trying to attract a female. The beauty of a cricket's song isn't apparent to everyone, but in some cultures singing cri
- Facts About Cricket Insects
Facts about crickets insects , their size, diet, dwellings, why and how they sing.
- Chinese Cricket Culture
Cricket Culture in China encompasses a 2000 year history of both singing insects and fighting crickets.
- Cricket Information
This site cover almost everything about cricket from it habitat to it impact on the ecosystem.
Thank You! - This lens has been blessed by the below SquidAngels!
Aug 02, 2012 @ 01:31 pm