10670 thumb 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.

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American Cockroach 1
Periplaneta americana
Small
Surinam Cockroach 2
Pycnoscelus surinamensis
Small
Eastern Subterranean Termite 3
Reticulitermes flavipes
Small
German Cockroach 4
Blattella germanica
Small
Pennsylvania Wood Cockroach 5
Parcoblatta pennsylvanica
Small
Australian Cockroach 6
Periplaneta australasiae
Small
Asian Cockroach 7
Blattella asahinai
Small
Banana Cockroach 8
Panchlora nivea
Small
Turkestan Cockroach 9
Shelfordella lateralis
Small
Pale-bordered Field Cockroach 11
Pseudomops septentrionalis
Small
Brown-banded Cockroach 12
Supella longipalpa
Small
Dark Wood Cockroach 13
Ischnoptera deropeltiformis
Small
Smoky-brown Cockroach 14
Periplaneta fuliginosa
Small
Florida Woods Cockroach 15
Eurycotis floridana
Small
Boll’s Sandroach 6
Arenivaga bolliana
Small
Bilunate Cockroach 6
Ischnoptera bilunata
Field Cockroach
Blattella vaga
Small
Boll's Wood Cockroach 16
Parcoblatta bolliana
Small
Lesser Anglewing 17
Microcentrum retinerve
Small
Pallid-winged Grasshopper 18
Trimerotropis pallidipennis
Small
Gray Bird Grasshopper 19
Schistocerca nitens
Small
Fork-tailed Bush Katydid 20
Scudderia furcata
Small
Differential Grasshopper 21
Melanoplus differentialis
Small
Obscure Bird Grasshopper 22
Schistocerca obscura
Small
Cattail Toothpick Grasshopper 23
Leptysma marginicollis
Small
American Bird Grasshopper 24
Schistocerca americana
Small
Greater Anglewing 25
Microcentrum rhombifolium
Small
Wrinkled Grasshopper 26
Hippiscus ocelote
Small
Fall Field Cricket 27
Gryllus pennsylvanicus
Small
Carolina Grasshopper 28
Dissosteira carolina
Small
Green-striped Grasshopper 29
Chortophaga viridifasciata
Small
Restless Bush Cricket 31
Hapithus agitator
Small
Slender Meadow Katydid 32
Conocephalus fasciatus
Small
Admirable Grasshopper 21
Syrbula admirabilis
Snowy Tree Cricket
Oecanthus fultoni
Small
Two-striped Mermiria 30
Mermiria bivittata
Straight-lanced Meadow Katydid
Conocephalus strictus
Small
Short-winged Green Grasshopper 33
Dichromorpha viridis
Small
Davis' Tree Cricket 34
Oecanthus exclamationis
Small
Greater Arid-land Katydid 35
Neobarrettia spinosa
Small
Mexican Pygmy Grasshopper 33
Paratettix mexicanus
Small
Aztec Pygmy Grasshopper 3
Paratettix aztecus
Small
Ridgeback Grasshopper 36
Spharagemon cristatum
Small
Lichen Grasshopper 29
Trimerotropis saxatilis
Small
Spotted Bird Grasshopper 30
Schistocerca lineata
Small
Ponderous Spur-throat Grasshopper 33
Melanoplus ponderosus
Small
Three-banded Grasshopper 33
Hadrotettix trifasciatus
Small
Aztec Grasshopper 37
Lactista azteca
Small
Central Texas Leaf-Katydid 39
Paracyrtophyllus robustus
Small
Black-sided Pygmy Grasshopper 32
Tettigidea lateralis
Small
Brown Winter Grasshopper 40
Amblytropidia mysteca
Small
Prairie Boopie 30
Boopedon gracile
Small
Texas Mermiria 42
Mermiria texana
Pard Grasshopper
Metator pardalinus
Small
Modest Katydid 13
Montezumina modesta
Small
Broad-tipped Conehead 43
Neoconocephalus triops
Small
Northern Mole Cricket 39
Neocurtilla hexadactyla
Small
Larger Pygmy Mole Grasshopper 44
Neotridactylus apicialis
Small
Two-spotted Tree Cricket 45
Neoxabea bipunctata
Small
Prairie Tree Cricket 41
Oecanthus argentinus
Small
Western Tree Cricket 46
Oecanthus californicus
Small
Four-spotted Tree Cricket 41
Oecanthus quadripunctatus
Small
Long-spurred Meadow Katydid 48
Orchelimum silvaticum
Small
Mischievous Bird Grasshopper 32
Schistocerca damnifica
Small
Montezuma's Grasshopper 49
Syrbula montezuma
Red-shanked Grasshopper
Xanthippus corallipes
Small
Western Round-winged Katydid 50
Amblycorypha parvipennis
Collared Ground Cricket
Neonemobius mormonius
Different-horned tree cricket
Oecanthus varicornis
Elegant Bush Katydid
Insara elegans
Columbian Trig
Cyrtoxipha columbiana
Small
Fast-calling tree cricket 40
Oecanthus celerinictus
Small
Eastern Lubber Grasshopper 53
Romalea microptera
Small
Southern Mole Cricket 13
Neoscapteriscus borellii
Small
Texas Tree Cricket 54
Oecanthus texensis
Small
Southwestern Dusky Grasshopper 40
Nebulatettix subgracilis
Small
Belfrage's Cricket 55
Trigonidomimus belfragei
Small
Agile Ground Mantis 56
Litaneutria minor
Small
American Grass Mantis 57
Thesprotia graminis
Small
Carolina Mantis 33
Stagmomantis carolina
Small
Arizona Mantis 58
Stagmomantis limbata
Small
Slender Prairie Mantis 55
Oligonicella scudderi
Small
Northern Grass Mantis 33
Brunneria borealis
Small
Giant Walkingstick 59
Megaphasma denticrus
Small
Indian Walking Stick 60
Carausius morosus
Small
Northern Walkingstick 61
Diapheromera femorata

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