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Upcoming Events

2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia July 27-29: Registration and Discussion

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

Anconia hebardi - male M. aridus? - Melanoplus aridus - female Grasshopper from Sonoran Desert - Cibolacris parviceps grey hopper - Dissosteira carolina Spotted-winged grasshopper male - Orphulella pelidna - male Melanoplus Great Crested Grasshopper nymph? - Tropidolophus formosus - male Leptysma marginicollis - female

Tree Cricket - Oecanthus exclamationis - female Katy  - Microcentrum retinerve - male katydid nymph - Scudderia Conocephalus spartinae - female Unknown Katydid - Microcentrum rhombifolium - female cricket - Gryllus - female Sooty Longwinged Katydid ? - Capnobotes fuliginosus - female Lesser Meadow Katydid? Nymph