Coachella Valley Jerusalem Cricket   CRICKET
 
 

Scientific Name:
Stenopelmatus cahuilaensis
Group:
Insects
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
VU-IUCN: 1996
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
California

Facts Summary:
The Coachella Valley Jerusalem Cricket (Stenopelmatus cahuilaensis) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "insects" and found in the following area(s): California.


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