Is a cricket a locust?

Answer Although crickets and locusts belong to the same order of insects (Orthoptera), the two species are not the same. Crickets and locusts fall into different suborders and families and have difference... Read More »

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How to Dissect a Locust?

So, you've found a dead locust, and you're wondering what it looks like on the inside? Or maybe you want to educate your kids on arthropod organ systems. Whatever the reason, this article will show... Read More »

Uses of Honey-Locust Wood?

The honey locust (Gleditsia triacanthos) is a large tree whose members have been used as street trees for decades. It is hard, resistant to decay and its wood does not shrink. The tree prefers a we... Read More »

How deep is a locust hole?

Locusts lay eggs in pods in holes 2 cm to 10 cm deep in the ground. Each pod holds 30 to 70 eggs about 5 mm to 6 mm long.References:NSW Government: Locusts- Egg Laying and Egg Beds

Honey Locust Lumber Uses?

According to Purdue University Extension, honey locust hardwood is similar to red oak: coarse-grained and pink. Although honey locust grows extensively through a large section of the eastern portio... Read More »