Classification
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All Names

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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Grillos, chapulines y parientes Order Orthoptera

Date

November 26, 2014

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe. Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR

Photos / Sounds

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What

Green-striped Grasshopper Chortophaga viridifasciata

Observer

ericisley

Date

November 26, 2014

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Observer

teachoutside

Date

November 17, 2014 04:23 PM PST

Description

This wonderfully camouflaged grasshopper was only seen as it hopped out of the way to avoid us stepping on it.

Photos / Sounds

What

Jerusalem Crickets Family Stenopelmatidae

Observer

temminicki

Date

November 9, 2014

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 12, 2013

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 10, 2013

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 8, 2013

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

November 22, 2013

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 11, 2013

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Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 2, 2013

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What

Obscure Bird Grasshopper Schistocerca obscura

Observer

greglasley

Date

November 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

enricoschifani

Date

June 9, 2014

Place

Capo Rama (Google, OSM)
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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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