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Genus Mermiria

Mermiria texana - female Lively Mermiria - Mermiria picta - male Two-striped Mermiria - Mermiria bivittata toothpick hopper - Mermiria bivittata - female Two-striped Mermiria - Mermiria bivittata Mermiria bivittata - male Two-striped Mermiria - Mermiria bivittata - female Grasshopper - Mermiria bivittata - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Caelifera (Grasshoppers)
Family Acrididae (Short-horned Grasshoppers)
Subfamily Gomphocerinae (Slant-faced Grasshoppers)
No Taxon (Mermiria Group - Toothpick Grasshoppers)
Genus Mermiria
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Mermiria Stål, 1873
Numbers
Four species, all occurring in North America (OSF): M. bivittata, M. intertexta, M. picta, M. texana.