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Species Macrobaenetes valgum - Coachella Giant Sand-treader Cricket

Coachella Giant Sand-treader Cricket - Macrobaenetes valgum - female Coachella Giant Sand-treader Cricket - Macrobaenetes valgum - female Coachella Giant Sand Treader Cricket (Macrobaenetes valgum) - Macrobaenetes valgum
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)
Species valgum (Coachella Giant Sand-treader Cricket)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Daihiniodes valgum Strohecker, 1960. Type locality: Palm Springs, Riverside County, California
Macrobaenetes valgum (Strohecker) Tinkham, 1962
Habitat
Dunes from west of Palm Spring to west side of Indio, California
Season
Adults primarily in early spring