Classification
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All Names

  • English
    • Locusts
    • Grasshoppers
    • 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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What

Katydids Superfamily Tettigonioidea

Observer

magazhu

Date

March 30, 2015

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What

Short-horned Grasshoppers Family Acrididae

Observer

temminicki

Date

April 1, 2015 05:10 PM PDT

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What

Texas Spotted Range Grasshopper Psoloessa texana

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

March 29, 2015 12:35 PM PDT

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What

cave weta Family Rhaphidophoridae

Observer

mike68lusk

Date

April 1, 2015

Description

under pine log, roadside

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Square

What

Short-horned Grasshoppers Family Acrididae

Observer

dpom

Date

April 1, 2015 09:47 AM PDT

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

samantha2000

Date

April 1, 2015 04:05 PM PDT

Description

Found this one when i went yo mexico in the summer

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Gray Bird Grasshopper Schistocerca nitens

Date

April 1, 2015 03:40 PM PDT

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Square

Observer

guille

Date

April 1, 2015 11:41 AM ART

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carlosmancilla

Date

December 21, 2011

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carlosmancilla

Date

October 28, 2009

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Observer

carlosmancilla

Date

January 7, 2010

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Observer

carlosmancilla

Date

December 5, 2008
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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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