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Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

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Genus Paratettix

Pygmy Grasshopper and Nymph - Paratettix mexicanus Hopper - Paratettix cucullatus Pygmy GH  - Paratettix aztecus - male Pygmy Grasshopper ? - Paratettix cucullatus Pygmy Grasshopper - Paratettix - female Grasshopper - Paratettix mexicanus tetrigid - Paratettix cucullatus - female Tetrix ornata  - Paratettix mexicanus - male - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Caelifera (Grasshoppers)
Family Tetrigidae (Pygmy Grasshoppers)
Subfamily Tetriginae
Genus Paratettix
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Paratettix Bolivar, 1887
Numbers (1) lists 8 species:
Paratettix azteca Saussure 1861 (Tettix)
Paratettix brevipennis Hancock 1902 (Apotettix)
Paratettix cucullata Burmeister 1838 (Tetrix)
Paratettix freygessneri Bolivar 1887 (Paratettix)
Paratettix mexicana Saussure 1861 (Tettix)
Paratettix rugosa Scudder 1862 (Tettix)
Paratettix schochii Bolivar 1887 (Paratettix)
Paratettix tolteca Saussure 1861 (Tettix)
Internet References