Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Order Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids

Hesperotettix curtipennis - male Green Grasshopper - Schistocerca Pardalophora phoenicoptera - male Carolina Grasshopper in New Brunswick in October - Dissosteira carolina - male Tan grasshopper - Schistocerca damnifica Mugwort Grasshopper nymph - Hypochlora alba Spotted Bird Grasshopper - Schistocerca lineata - female grasshopper - Arphia

Ground Cricket - Allonemobius - female Japanese Burrowing Cricket - Velarifictorus micado - female My best guess is juvenile katydid - male Cricket in Phoenix, in the Sonoran Desert of Squaw Peak Park - Platyoplus gilaensis - female Big grasshopper - Capnobotes fuliginosus - male Cricket IMG_0518 Oecanthus pini Meadow Katydid, species? - Orchelimum - female