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Tribe Chortophagini

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids
Suborder Caelifera - Grasshoppers
Family Acrididae - Short-horned Grasshoppers
Subfamily Oedipodinae - Band-winged Grasshoppers
Tribe Chortophagini

Genus Chimarocephala
Species californica - California Clouded Grasshopper
Species elongata - Chimarocephala elongata
Species pacifica - Painted Meadow Grasshopper
Subspecies pacifica - Chimarocephala pacifica pacifica
Subspecies incisa - Chimarocephala pacifica incisa
Genus Chortophaga
Species mendocino - Mendocino Green-striped Grasshopper
Species viridifasciata - Green-striped Grasshopper
Subspecies viridifasciata - Northern Green-striped Grasshopper
Subspecies australior - Southern Green-striped Grasshopper
Genus Encoptolophus
Species costalis - Western Clouded Grasshopper
Species pallidus - Pale Clouded Grasshopper
Species robustus - Coast Clouded Grasshopper
Species sordidus - Clouded Grasshopper
Species subgracilis - Southwestern Dusky Grasshopper
Genus Machaerocera
Species mexicana - Mexican Blue-wing Grasshopper
Genus Shotwellia
Species isleta - Shotwellia isleta