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Q: Why crickets ears are on their knee?
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What does a crickets ears look like?

A crickets ears are two small white dots found one on each leg near the bend of the knee.

Who do crickets hear?

The chirp is made by rubbing their left forewing against their right forewing.

Where are grasshoppers ears?

Short horned grasshoppers have ears in the sides of the abdomen. Long-horned grasshoppers & crickets have ears in the knee-joints of their front legs.

Where are the ears of a grasshopper or cricket?

"Crickets have tympanic membranes located just below the middle joint of each front leg (or knee). This enables them to hear another cricket's song." ~ Excerpted from the article at Wikipedia , see related link below .

Where is the crickets ears?

their legs

Why do crickets have ears?

so that they can hear the predetors

Whare are a crickets ears found?

They have ears on their "knees" or where they bend their hind legs.

What part of its body is a crickets ears located?


What does the red knee tarantulas eat?

Red Knee Tarantula like other tarantula eat insects or feeders. Feeders might be cockroaches or crickets.

Which is the animal or insect having ears at its front leg?

The insect that has ears on its front legs are crickets.

What is weird about a crickets ears?

A cricket's ears are on its front legs, just below the knees and they have four acoustic inputs.

Where can ears on a cricket be found?

Crickets (and other insects) do not have ears. They have a membrane on the exoskeleton on each side of the head equivalent to an eardrum.