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Gryllus domesticus
--Simonds. House car (Railroad), a freight car with inclosing sides and a roof; a box car. House of correction. See Correction. House cricket (Zo["o]l.), a European cricket (Gryllus domesticus), which frequently lives in houses, between the bricks of chimneys and fireplaces. It is noted for the loud chirping or stridulation of the males. House dog, a dog kept in or about a dwelling house. House finch (Zo["o]l.), the burion. House flag, a flag denoting the commercial house to which a merchant vessel belongs. House fly (Zo["o]l.), a common fly (esp. Musca domestica), which infests houses both in Europe and America. Its larva is a maggot which lives in decaying substances or excrement, about sink drains, etc. House of God, a temple or church. House of ill fame. See Ill fame under Ill, a. House martin (Zo["o]l.), a common European swallow (Hirundo urbica). It has feathered feet, and builds its nests of mud against the walls of buildings. Called also house swallow, and window martin. House mouse (Zo["o]l.), the common mouse (Mus musculus). House physician, the resident medical adviser of a hospital or other public institution. House snake (Zo["o]l.), the milk snake. House sparrow (Zo["o]l.), the common European sparrow (Passer domesticus). It has recently been introduced into America, where it has become very abundant, esp. in cities. Called also thatch sparrow. House spider (Zo["o]l.), any spider which habitually lives in houses. Among the most common species are Theridium tepidariorum and Tegenaria domestica. House surgeon, the resident surgeon of a hospital. House wren (Zo["o]l.), the common wren of the Eastern United States (Troglodytes a["e]don). It is common about houses and in gardens, and is noted for its vivacity, and loud musical notes. See Wren. Religious house, a monastery or convent. The White House, the official residence of the President of the United States; -- hence, colloquially, the office of President.
Gryllus domesticus
Cricket Crick"et (kr?k"?t), n. [OE. criket, OF. crequet, criquet; prob. of German origin, and akin to E. creak; cf. D. kriek a cricket. See Creak.] (Zo["o]l.) An orthopterous insect of the genus Gryllus, and allied genera. The males make chirping, musical notes by rubbing together the basal parts of the veins of the front wings. Note: The common European cricket is Gryllus domesticus; the common large black crickets of America are G. niger, G. neglectus, and others. Balm cricket. See under Balm. Cricket bird, a small European bird (Silvia locustella); -- called also grasshopper warbler. Cricket frog, a small American tree frog (Acris gryllus); -- so called from its chirping.

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- [medical citation needed] "Acheta domesticus" at the Encyclopedia of Life Walker TJ. (2007). "House cricket, Achetus domesticus". Featured Creatures. University...
- Crickets - Gryllus spp., http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/creatures/misc/crickets/gryllus.html#ref. Retrieved on 2009-01-15. "Spring Field Cricket (Gryllus veletis)...
- hind wings longer than fore wings engage in flight. Some species, such as Gryllus ****imilis, take off, fly, and land efficiently and well, while other species...
- genera including Acheta, Gryllodes, Gryllus, and Teleogryllus. Acheta domesticus, the House cricket, and Gryllus bimaculatus are raised in captivity for...
- Teleogryllus sp. Modicogryllus confirmatus Brachytrupes portentosus Gryllus bimaculatus Gryllus sp. Gymnogryllus 2 spp. Pteronemobius sp. Velarifictorus sp....
- domesticusGryllus domesticus, house cricket Gryllus campestrisGryllus campestris Gryllus umbraculatusSciobia umbraculata Gryllus citrifolius –...
- commonly available are crickets (Gryllus ****imilis, Gryllus bimaculatus, Gryllodes sigillatus and Acheta domesticus commonly), waxworms (Galleria mellonella)...
- school textbooks. The zoos of the Old World breed Acheta domesticus, Gryllus bimaculatus, and Gryllus ****imilis. Their cricket farms usually rotate four generation...
- diaperinus), House cricket (Acheta domesticus), Tropical house cricket (Gryllodes sigillatus), as well as Field cricket (Gryllus ****imilis). The inclusion of...
- Leptophyes punctatissima Family Gryllidae House cricket Acheta domesticus Field cricket Gryllus campestris Family Mogoplistidae Scaly cricket Pseudomogoplistes...