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

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Recent observations

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Observer

anatotitan

Date

the past

Description

Watched a group of crickets browsing in the brush, upper cricket in this photo appears to have damaged wings, perhaps due to a female eating them during copulation.

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

September 20, 2014

Description

Observation and photo by Elizabeth Cisneros, sent to nature@nhm.org.

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What

Chapulines Suborder Caelifera

Observer

spidymau

Date

September 27, 2014

Description

Chapulines

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Observer

andrewpayne

Date

August 27, 2014 11:26 AM CDT

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Observer

sambiology

Date

September 30, 2014

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What

Differential Grasshopper Melanoplus differentialis

Observer

cullen

Date

September 30, 2014 08:25 PM CDT

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What

Field Cricket Gryllus campestris

Observer

cullen

Date

September 30, 2014 07:59 PM CDT

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Observer

ragnarok

Date

September 13, 2014

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Observer

ragnarok

Date

September 13, 2014

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Observer

royaltyler

Date

September 30, 2014 10:40 AM CDT

Description

Bucrates mailvolans - Cattail Conehead, from BugGuide.
Who has the correct spelling??

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Observer

royaltyler

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

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What

Camelback Crickets Family Rhaphidophoridae

Observer

kueda

Date

September 23, 2014 02:40 PM EDT
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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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