Crickets have always been crickets.
The phylum Arthropoda is composed of creatures that have paired, jointed appendages and a chitinous (nitrogen-containing polysaccharide) exoskeleton. It is the largest group of animals in God’s creation and includes the crustaceans (lobsters, crabs) and insects. This fossil shows that crickets have always been crickets.
600 generations of fruit flies show not the slightest signs of evolution.
Pesticide resistant bed bugs are still bed bugs.
(excerpted from Frank Sherwin, Insects in Darwin's Ointment Acts & Facts April 2011, Institute for Creation Research)
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