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  • Scientific Names
    • Orthoptera
  • Italian
    • Ortotteri
  • English
    • Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids
    • Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts
    • Locusts
    • Grasshoppers, Crickets, Weta, Locusts
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    • 直翅目
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  • Spanish
    • Grillos, chapulines y parientes
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    • Прамакрылыя
  • Japanese
    • バッタ目
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Recent observations

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francisco86

Date

July 17, 2015 01:51 AM HST

Description

Chapulín de la familia Pyrgomorphidae, típica de encontrar en cultivos de maíz.

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

victoria2108

Date

August 16, 2014 12:35 PM CEST

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What

Green-striped Grasshopper Chortophaga viridifasciata

Observer

nbdragonflyguy

Date

May 1, 2016 11:44 AM ADT

Description

The wing buds are quite large now. This individual will likely become a full adult in the next week.

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

simbamangu

Date

May 4, 2016 11:10 AM AST

Place

Arumeru (Google, OSM)

Description

V. large ~8cm

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What

True Crickets Family Gryllidae

Observer

diananguyen16

Date

May 3, 2016 10:17 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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jcabbott

Date

May 1, 2016 12:02 AM CDT

Description

Camel Crikcet (Ceuthophilus sp.) female
ALABAMA: Tuscaloosa Co.
Loblolly Hill off Echola Rd.; Elrod
30-April-2016
J.C. Abbott #2806 & K.K. Abbott

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Katydids Order Orthoptera

Observer

matty

Date

May 2, 2016 01:37 PM PDT

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sunnetchan

Date

May 2, 2016 11:51 AM HKT

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What

True Crickets Family Gryllidae

Observer

nzwide

Date

May 4, 2016

Description

A small cricket with 8 mm long body. Was on floor inside.

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What

Grasshoppers, Locusts and Allies Suborder Caelifera

Observer

dlbowls

Date

March 29, 2016 04:10 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Grasshopper laying eggs.

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

francisco3

Date

May 3, 2016 10:14 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Fork-tailed Bush Katydid Scudderia furcata

Observer

taogirl

Date

May 1, 2016
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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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