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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Migratory Locust Locusta migratoria

Observer

nicolascatassi

Date

August 29, 2015 09:53 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

nicolascatassi

Date

August 20, 2015 06:35 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts Order Orthoptera

Observer

gilberto3

Date

September 3, 2015 07:37 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Horse Lubber Grasshopper Taeniopoda eques

Observer

jmanuelgbasurto

Date

August 29, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Taeniopoda eques (Burmeister, 1838) Romaleidae.

(Ninfa)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lesser Anglewing Katydid Microcentrum retinerve

Observer

anita363

Date

August 25, 2015 09:26 PM EDT

Description

Northern end of the range of this species -- further north than any points on BugGuide, actually (though just by a couple of miles).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Restless Bush Cricket Hapithus agitator

Observer

anita363

Date

August 25, 2015 09:24 PM EDT

Description

Serious-looking ovipositor. The male www.flickr.com/photos/anitagould/6170747017 I found a couple of years ago was also of the 5-legged variety.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Locusts Order Orthoptera

Date

August 23, 2015 09:48 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Gray Bird Grasshopper Schistocerca nitens

Observer

glmory

Date

September 3, 2015 06:55 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

True Crickets Family Gryllidae

Date

September 3, 2015

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917, San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.

Photos / Sounds

What

Giant Katydid Stilpnochlora couloniana

Observer

danielbeat

Date

August 14, 2004

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mottled Sand Grasshopper Spharagemon collare

Observer

bbunny

Date

August 31, 2015 01:07 PM PDT

Description

yellow-green wings in flight

Photos / Sounds

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What

Grasshoppers, Locusts and Allies Suborder Caelifera

Observer

bbunny

Date

August 31, 2015 01:16 PM PDT
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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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