A new species of raspy cricket is caught on film pollinating the Reunion island orchid Angraecum cadetii. It is the first documented instance of flower pollination by a cricket.

Found in "Jiminy cricket, pollinator caught in the act" online at: sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/54970/title/Jiminy_cricket,_pollinator_caught_in_the_act

Video credit: Michenau and Fournel

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