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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Order Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids

Arroyo Grasshopper - Heliastus benjamini - male Cristate Grasshopper - Conozoa texana - female Schistocerca lineata - male Sierran White-whiskered Grasshopper - Eupnigodes sierranus - male Grasshopper - Encoptolophus sordidus - female Grasshopper - Chortophaga viridifasciata - male Dull grasshopper with two stripes - Melanoplus bivittatus - female Melanoplus bivittatus

Meadow Katydid - Orchelimum pulchellum - male Long Antennae! - Oecanthus Closer view - Scudderia Plagiostira species - Plagiostira gillettei - male I believe this is a Mediterranean Katydid - Phaneroptera nana - male Tree cricket nymph - Oecanthus katydid - Conocephalus brevipennis - male Microcentrum - female