Explanation of Names
Author of genus is Uhler, 1864.
Quoting from SINA
: "Brown, sedentary crickets with hindwings shorter than forewings; foretibia with anterior tympanum but without posterior one."
H. agitator: widespread in southeast
H. brevipennis: more restricted to southeastern states
H. melodius: restricted to southern Florida
(see maps linked from SINA page
Loud-singing bush crickets, genus Orocharis
Capinera, p. 203, plate 45--Hapithus agitator (1)
Helfer, p. 334--description Hapithus agitator
, fig. 533--H. brevipennis (2)