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Genus Stenacris

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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 Leptysminae (Spur-throat Toothpick Grasshoppers)
Genus Stenacris
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Moved from subfamily Cyrtacanthacridinae at BugGuide on 31 January 2008. Placement in subfamily Leptysminae follows the classification used in the Orthoptera Species File here; see Taxonomy Proposals forum topic on "Orthoptera" here.
Capinera (1) places this under subfamily Cyrtacanthacridinae.
Explanation of Names
Author of genus is F. Walker, 1870.
Numbers lists one species: vitreipennis.
Print References
Capinera, p. 147 (1)
Works Cited
1.Field Guide To Grasshoppers, Katydids, And Crickets Of The United States
John L. Capinera, Ralph D. Scott, Thomas J. Walker. 2004. Cornell University Press.