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Subfamily Tetriginae

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids
Suborder Caelifera - Grasshoppers
Family Tetrigidae - Pygmy Grasshoppers
Subfamily Tetriginae

Genus Clypeotettix
Species schochii - Broad-legged Pygmy Grasshopper 0
Genus Neotettix
Species femoratus - Short-leg Pygmy Grasshopper
Species nullisinus - Sinusless Pygmy Grasshopper
Species proavus - Fork-face Pygmy Grasshopper
Genus Nomotettix
Species parvus - Low-ridged Pygmy Grasshopper
Species cristatus - Crested Pygmy Grasshopper
Genus Paratettix
Species aztecus - Aztec Pygmy Grasshopper
Species brevipennis - Short-winged Pygmy Grasshopper
Species cucullatus - Hooded Grouse Locust
Species mexicanus - Mexican Pygmy Grasshopper
Species rugosus - Rough-back Pygmy Grasshopper
Species toltecus - Toltec Pygmy Grasshopper
Genus Tetrix
Species arenosa - Obscure Pygmy Grasshopper
Species brunnerii - Brunner Pygmy Grasshopper
Species ornata - Ornate Pygmy Grasshopper
Species sierrana - Sierra Pygmy Grasshopper
Species subulata - Awl-shaped Pygmy Grasshopper