Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Suborder Caelifera - Grasshoppers


Brust M., Thurman J., Reuter C., Black L., Redford A.J. (2014) Grasshoppers of the Western U.S., Ed. 4
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Brust M., Thurman J., Reuter C., Black L., Redford A.J. (2014) Grasshoppers of the Western U.S., Ed. 4

Grasshopper Species Fact Sheets
contains relatively detailed factsheets about Wyoming grasshoppers. This may be the new link for all of the uwyo.edu links that don't work anymore.

Orphulella speciosa
A detailed fact-sheet about Orphulella speciosa, which may be especially helpful for non-experts when distinguishing from other Orphulella species.

Schistocerca nitens

Devriese H. (2005-2009) Special interest group Tetrigidae: The fascinating world of pygmy locusts
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Key to Tree Crickets encountered in the U.S.
This key can be used to identify tree crickets found in the U.S.

The Grasshoppers of Nebraska
In the format of a printed guide; published by the Nebraska Extension Service out of the University of Nebraska.

Has identification keys, photographs of pinned specimens, and distribution maps for most species in the state. It is a good reference for identifying Grasshoppers, useful in much of the northern and central Great Plains and regions immediately adjacent.