Fossil Cricket Ear (image) National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent) Caption The ear appears as a light-colored oval on the front leg, just below the "knee." Credit Specimen number 30868 from the National Museum of Natural History; Photo courtesy of Roy Plotnick. Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.