Japanese burrowing cricket
Velarifictorus micado

Dots show county records; shaded area shows likely general distribution.
Computer-generated distribution map, produced in 2003 from records in a database available on this site.

The Columbia, Missouri, record is based on a song recorded by Vince Marshall, Sep.-Oct. 2000.

The Illinois record is from a 12/29/1914 email from Carl Strang, who reports in his Singing Insects Summary 2014, that both fall and spring field crickets occur in many habitats in DuPage County.