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Subfamily Batrachideinae

Brown Grasshopper - Tettigidea lateralis - female Orthop at WVES - Tettigidea lateralis - female Black-sided Pygmy Grasshopper - Tettigidea lateralis - male Grasshopper sp. - Tettigidea lateralis g - Tettigidea lateralis unknown brown and black grasshopper - Tettigidea lateralis - female Grasshopper - Tettigidea lateralis Tettigidea lateralis - male
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 Batrachideinae
Explanation of Names
Batrachideinae BolĂ­var 1887
Numbers
6 spp. in 2 genera in our area, ~100 spp. in 19 genera total(1)
Range
pantropical; in our area, e. half of the US + AZ(1)