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Genus Myrmecophilus

M.pergandei? - Myrmecophilus pergandei - female M.pergandei? - Myrmecophilus pergandei - female Ant Cricket - Myrmecophilus oregonensis - female cricket with acrobat ants - Myrmecophilus nebrascensis Myrmecophilus pergandei Tiny cricket nymph? - Myrmecophilus Unknown Aug 3 - Myrmecophilus oregonensis Mymercophilus oregonensis - Myrmecophilus oregonensis
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)
Family Myrmecophilidae (Ant Crickets)
Genus Myrmecophilus
4 spp. in our area
M. pergandei - eastern U.S.

M. oregonensis - west coast

---no image--- M. manni - western U.S.

M. nebrascensis - central and southwestern U.S.