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Subfamily Tetriginae

Pygmy Grasshopper - Tetrix subulata Pygmy Grasshopper - Tetrix arenosa Hooded Grouse Locust nymph ? - Paratettix Crested Pygmy Grasshopper - Nomotettix cristatus - female 8023499 - Paratettix cucullatus Pygmy Grasshopper (Tetrigidae) - Paratettix aztecus Grasshopper - Tetrix arenosa - male tetriginae - female
Classification
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
Numbers
22 spp. in 4 genera in our area, close to 700 spp. in 40 genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide(1)