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Family Gryllotalpidae - Mole Crickets

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids
Suborder Ensifera - Long-horned Orthoptera
Infraorder Gryllidea - Crickets
Family Gryllotalpidae - Mole Crickets

Genus Gryllotalpa
Species major - Prairie Mole Cricket
Species gryllotalpa - European Mole Cricket
Genus Neocurtilla - Northern Mole Crickets
Species hexadactyla - Northern Mole Cricket
Genus Neoscapteriscus - Two-clawed Mole Crickets
Species abbreviatus - Lesser Short-winged Mole Cricket
Species borellii - Southern Mole Cricket
Species didactylus - Changa Mole Cricket
Species vicinus - Tawny Mole Cricket