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    • Orthoptera
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    • Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-shanked Grasshopper Xanthippus corallipes

Observer

alice_abela

Date

March 27, 2016 03:26 PM PDT

Description

Caruthers Canyon Road, New York Mountains area, San Benardino County, California

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-shanked Grasshopper Xanthippus corallipes

Observer

alice_abela

Date

March 27, 2016 02:53 PM PDT

Description

Caruthers Canyon Road, New York Mountains area, San Benardino County, California

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-shanked Grasshopper Xanthippus corallipes

Observer

alice_abela

Date

March 27, 2016 12:06 PM PDT

Description

Cedar Canyon Road, Mid Hills area, San Bernardino County, California

Photos / Sounds

What

Kelso Jerusalem Cricket Ammopelmatus kelsoensis

Observer

alice_abela

Date

March 27, 2016 07:35 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Kelso Dunes, San Bernardino County, California

Photos / Sounds

What

Grasshoppers, Locusts and Allies Suborder Caelifera

Observer

biohexx1

Date

May 27, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

briang

Date

May 26, 2016 04:55 PM CDT

Description

Cricket

Found this little tank while I was trying to capture some Argia for reference pics.

@alaws look familiar?

Photos / Sounds

What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

rcurtis

Date

May 26, 2016 06:48 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

June 26, 2012

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

True Crickets and Allies Superfamily Grylloidea

Observer

kdg

Date

May 27, 2016 04:45 PM ADT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Field Crickets Subfamily Gryllinae

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

July 14, 2012

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

Differential Grasshopper Melanoplus differentialis

Observer

mmcmasters

Date

July 14, 2012

Tags

Photos / Sounds

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What

Woodland Grasshopper Omocestus rufipes

Observer

exonie

Date

September 16, 2015 10:37 AM EEST
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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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