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Infraorder Gryllidea - Crickets

Prairie Tree Cricket??? - Oecanthus argentinus Pale tree cricket nymph - Oecanthus niveus Oecanthus nigricornis - female Oecanthus - Oecanthus niveus - female Field Cricket? - Gryllus - female white abdomen of Fast-calling tree cricket - Oecanthus celerinictus - male nymph - k6yd0520 - Oecanthus A type of cricket - Gryllus - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Ensifera (Long-horned Orthoptera)
Infraorder Gryllidea (Crickets)
Remarks
This infraorder contains the four families of "True Crickets" of the superfamily Grylloidea.

Also, included is the family Schizodactylidae (in its own superfamily - Schizodactyloidea), which includes two genera from southern Eurasia (Schizodactylus) and southern Africa (Comicus) known as Dune Crickets or Splay-foot Crickets.

See further comments under suborder Ensifera.