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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

September 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

cokerzclan

Date

February 26, 2015

Description

Weta spotted out at night

Photos / Sounds

What

Jerusalem Cricket Stenopelmatus fuscus

Observer

dominic

Date

February 28, 2015

Description

Big one found with the moth larva.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Short-horned Grasshoppers Family Acrididae

Observer

cqlanus

Date

February 23, 2015 12:47 PM PST

Description

Salesian Garden

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kucycads

Date

January 24, 2015

Description

stone-mimic

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Grasshoppers Suborder Caelifera

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

May 23, 2009 01:13 PM CDT

Description

On the Under Cliff Carriage Trail.

Photos / Sounds

Date

September 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Date

September 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Date

September 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Horse Lubber Grasshopper Taeniopoda eques

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

July 6, 2009 09:14 PM CDT

Description

In Big Brushy Canyon.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts Order Orthoptera

Observer

mauregalado

Date

February 12, 2015

Description

Medía como 7cm

Photos / Sounds

What

Weta Family Anostostomatidae

Observer

magrat

Date

June 20, 2012 08:56 PM NZST

Description

female weta and similar male weta shedding it's exoskeleton.

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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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