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Species Cyrtoxipha columbiana - Columbian Trig

Columbian Trig - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - female Columbian Trig Nymph - Dorsal - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - female Green Crickets? - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - male - female Columbian Trig? - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - female Columbian Trig - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - male Cricket sp.? - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - male grasshopper who - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - female Mystery bug found indoors - Cyrtoxipha columbiana - male
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 Gryllidae (True Crickets)
Subfamily Trigonidiinae (Winged Bush Crickets, Trigs)
Genus Cyrtoxipha (Green Trigs)
Species columbiana (Columbian Trig)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cyrtoxipha columbiana Caudell, 1907
4 spp. in this genus (other 3 spp. restricted to FL) - SINA
7-9 mm (1)
The only green trig in most of its range, except Florida. Eyes yellow to red.
BugGuide records extend this range to NY.
foliage of deciduous trees and shrubs, often found high up (1)
May-Oct (BG data)
Print References
Capinera, pp. 201-202, plate 44 (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Field Guide To Grasshoppers, Katydids, And Crickets Of The United States
John L. Capinera, Ralph D. Scott, Thomas J. Walker. 2004. Cornell University Press.