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Species Tetrix subulata - Awl-shaped Pygmy Grasshopper

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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 Tetrigidae (Pygmy Grasshoppers)
Subfamily Tetriginae
Genus Tetrix
Species subulata (Awl-shaped Pygmy Grasshopper)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tetrix subulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Northern North America, plus most of Europe and northern Asia
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