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Infraorder Gryllidea - Crickets

Restless Bush Cricket - Hapithus agitator - Hapithus agitator - male strange looking bug (looks like a cross between a gopher and a craw dead but it has wings also and claws) - Neocurtilla hexadactyla - female Northern Wood Cricket - Gryllus vernalis - male Oecanthus niveus - female cricket? - Orocharis - male Black cricket - Allonemobius - male Gryllodes sigillatus? - Gryllodes sigillatus - female cricket - Neonemobius near-to-mormonius - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Ensifera (Long-horned Orthoptera)
Infraorder Gryllidea (Crickets)
Remarks
This infraorder contains the four families of "True Crickets" of the superfamily Grylloidea.

Also, included is the family Schizodactylidae (in its own superfamily - Schizodactyloidea), which includes two genera from southern Eurasia (Schizodactylus) and southern Africa (Comicus) known as Dune Crickets or Splay-foot Crickets.

See further comments under suborder Ensifera.