A guide to the Roaches & Termites (Order Blattodea), Grasshoppers, Crickets & Katydids (Order Orthoptera), Mantises (Order Mantodea), and Stick Insects (Order Phasmida) of Austin and Travis County, TX; USA

This guide includes the roaches, termites, grasshoppers, crickets, katydids, mantises and stick insects of Austin and Travis County, TX.

American Cockroach 1
Periplaneta americana
Surinam Cockroach 2
Pycnoscelus surinamensis
Eastern Subterranean Termite 3
Reticulitermes flavipes
German Cockroach 4
Blattella germanica
Pennsylvania Wood Cockroach 5
Parcoblatta pennsylvanica
Australian Cockroach 6
Periplaneta australasiae
Asian Cockroach 7
Blattella asahinai
Banana Cockroach 8
Panchlora nivea
Turkestan Cockroach 9
Shelfordella lateralis
Pale-bordered Field Cockroach 11
Pseudomops septentrionalis
Brown-banded Cockroach 12
Supella longipalpa
Dark Wood Cockroach 13
Ischnoptera deropeltiformis
Smoky-brown Cockroach 14
Periplaneta fuliginosa
Florida Woods Cockroach 15
Eurycotis floridana
Boll’s Sandroach 6
Arenivaga bolliana
Bilunate Cockroach 6
Ischnoptera bilunata
Field Cockroach 16
Blattella vaga
Boll's Wood Cockroach 17
Parcoblatta bolliana
Lesser Anglewing 18
Microcentrum retinerve
Pallid-winged Grasshopper 19
Trimerotropis pallidipennis
Gray Bird Grasshopper 20
Schistocerca nitens
Fork-tailed Bush Katydid 21
Scudderia furcata
Differential Grasshopper 11
Melanoplus differentialis
Obscure Bird Grasshopper 22
Schistocerca obscura
Cattail Toothpick Grasshopper 23
Leptysma marginicollis
American Bird Grasshopper 24
Schistocerca americana
Greater Anglewing 25
Microcentrum rhombifolium
Wrinkled Grasshopper 26
Hippiscus ocelote
Fall Field Cricket 27
Gryllus pennsylvanicus
Carolina Grasshopper 28
Dissosteira carolina
Green-striped Grasshopper 29
Chortophaga viridifasciata
Restless Bush Cricket 31
Hapithus agitator
Slender Meadow Katydid 32
Conocephalus fasciatus
Admirable Grasshopper 11
Syrbula admirabilis
Snowy Tree Cricket 13
Oecanthus fultoni
Two-striped Mermiria 30
Mermiria bivittata
Straight-lanced Meadow Katydid 6
Conocephalus strictus
Short-winged Green Grasshopper 30
Dichromorpha viridis
Davis' Tree Cricket 33
Oecanthus exclamationis
Greater Arid-land Katydid 34
Neobarrettia spinosa
Mexican Pygmy Grasshopper 30
Paratettix mexicanus
Aztec Pygmy Grasshopper 35
Paratettix aztecus
Ridgeback Grasshopper 36
Spharagemon cristatum
Lichen Grasshopper 29
Trimerotropis saxatilis
Spotted Bird Grasshopper 30
Schistocerca lineata
Ponderous Spur-throat Grasshopper 30
Melanoplus ponderosus
Three-banded Grasshopper 30
Hadrotettix trifasciatus
Aztec Grasshopper 37
Lactista azteca
Central Texas Leaf-Katydid 39
Paracyrtophyllus robustus
Black-sided Pygmy Grasshopper 32
Tettigidea lateralis
Brown Winter Grasshopper 40
Amblytropidia mysteca
Prairie Boopie 30
Boopedon gracile
Texas Mermiria 42
Mermiria texana
Pard Grasshopper
Metator pardalinus
Modest Katydid 13
Montezumina modesta
Broad-tipped Conehead 43
Neoconocephalus triops
Northern Mole Cricket 39
Neocurtilla hexadactyla
Larger Pygmy Mole Grasshopper 44
Neotridactylus apicialis
Two-spotted Tree Cricket 45
Neoxabea bipunctata
Prairie Tree Cricket 41
Oecanthus argentinus
Western Tree Cricket 46
Oecanthus californicus
Four-spotted Tree Cricket 41
Oecanthus quadripunctatus
Long-spurred Meadow Katydid 48
Orchelimum silvaticum
Mischievous Bird Grasshopper 32
Schistocerca damnifica
Montezuma's Grasshopper 49
Syrbula montezuma
Red-shanked Grasshopper 50
Xanthippus corallipes
Western Round-winged Katydid 51
Amblycorypha parvipennis
Collared Ground Cricket
Neonemobius mormonius
Different-horned tree cricket 53
Oecanthus varicornis
Elegant Bush Katydid
Insara elegans
Columbian Trig 55
Cyrtoxipha columbiana
Fast-calling tree cricket 40
Oecanthus celerinictus
Eastern Lubber Grasshopper 56
Romalea microptera
Southern Mole Cricket 13
Neoscapteriscus borellii
Texas Tree Cricket 57
Oecanthus texensis
Southwestern Dusky Grasshopper 40
Nebulatettix subgracilis
Belfrage's Cricket 55
Trigonidomimus belfragei
Agile Ground Mantis 15
Litaneutria minor
American Grass Mantis 58
Thesprotia graminis
Carolina Mantis 30
Stagmomantis carolina
Arizona Mantis 59
Stagmomantis limbata
Slender Prairie Mantis 55
Oligonicella scudderi
Northern Grass Mantis 30
Brunneria borealis
Giant Walkingstick 60
Megaphasma denticrus
Indian Walking Stick 61
Carausius morosus
Northern Walkingstick 62
Diapheromera femorata

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