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Genus Macrobaenetes - Sand-treader Crickets

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Ensifera (Long-horned Orthoptera)
Infraorder Tettigoniidea (Katydids, Camel Crickets, and relatives)
Family Rhaphidophoridae (Camel Crickets)
Subfamily Ceuthophilinae
Genus Macrobaenetes (Sand-treader Crickets)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Macrobaenetes Tinkham, 1962. Type species: Macrobaenetes kelsoensis Tinkham
Numbers
Four species have been described from California
Print References
Tinkham, Earnest R. (1962) A new genus and three new species of large sand-treader camel crickets from the Colorado Desert with keys and notes. Bull. South. Calif. Acad. Sci., 61(2):89-111 (Full Text)