Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Locusts
    • Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts
    • Grasshoppers, Crickets, Weta, Locusts
  • Scientific Names
    • Orthoptera
  • Italian
    • Ortotteri
  • Spanish
    • Grillos, chapulines y parientes
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 直翅目
    • 蝗蟲

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Recent observations

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speedy

Date

May 29, 2015

Place

Manscheid (Google, OSM)

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paulcools

Date

August 10, 2011 11:56 AM BST

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paulcools

Date

August 5, 2006 02:43 PM BST

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paulcools

Date

July 5, 2007 05:42 PM BST

Photos / Sounds

What

Bush Katydids Genus Scudderia

Observer

lgertzer

Date

May 29, 2015 12:32 PM EDT

Description

Showed up on my desk during 7th period. Was very wary and difficult to catch. Is a nymph.

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What

Grillos Suborder Ensifera

Observer

gonzalezii

Date

May 23, 2015 10:46 PM CDT

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gonzalezii

Date

May 23, 2015 10:03 PM CDT

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What

Southern Yellowwinged Grasshopper Arphia granulata

Observer

jansonjones

Date

March 17, 2015 11:36 AM EDT

Description

Arphia granulata, the Southern yellow-winged grasshopper (male); Volusia county, Florida; 17 March 2015. http://phostracks.com.

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What

Aztec Spur-throat Aidemona azteca

Observer

aaronramon

Date

May 28, 2015

Description

Nymph spotted resting below a chili pequin plant in the back yard, near a pill bug (Armadillidium vulgare) (nice for size comparison).

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What

Northern Green-striped Grasshopper Chortophaga viridifasciata ssp. viridifasciata

Observer

codyhough

Date

July 1, 2008

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What

Drumming Katydid Meconema thalassinum

Observer

codyhough

Date

July 8, 2008

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What

Chapulines Suborder Caelifera

Observer

pacomont

Date

November 1, 2009

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Description from Wikipedia

Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound (known as a "stridulation") by rubbing their wings against each other or their legs, the wings or legs containing rows of corrugated bumps. The tympanum or ear is located in the front tibia in crickets, mole crickets, and katydids, and on the first abdominal...

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