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Order Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids

Band-winged Grasshopper in California - Lactista gibbosa - female slender grasshopper - Chorthippus curtipennis - male Spharagemon campestris - female Trachyrhachys kiowa (Thomas) - Trachyrhachys kiowa - male Hooded Grouse Locust (Paratettix cucullatus)? Tettigidea lateralis? - Tettigidea - female Mojave-54 - Anconia - male Pygmy Grasshopper

Cricket - Anaxipha - male Katydid with ladybird beetle pupa.  - male Orthopteran on Lettuce - Allonemobius - male Scudderia nymph possibly S. texensis - Scudderia - male Possible Katydid found in pathway adjacent to restored prairie and woodland edge.  - Scudderia - male Winged  - Oecanthus pini - male Microcentrum nymph - Microcentrum Mediterranean katydid - Phaneroptera nana - female