Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
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Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

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

large grasshopper - Schistocerca nitens Melanoplus sp. 1st Instar - Melanoplus Band-winged Grasshopper - Trimerotropis maritima - female Unkown Grasshopper - Romalea microptera - male small grasshopper - Chortophaga viridifasciata grasshopper sp - Spharagemon cristatum Ontario grasshopper - Melanoplus differentialis Alkali Grasshopper - Anconia integra

Katydid Nymph - Scudderia Conocephalus fasciatus - female cricket - Anaxipha exigua - female brown katydid - Amblycorypha carinata - female Unknown katydid  - Conocephalus fasciatus - female Microcentrum rhombifolium: Life cycle - Microcentrum rhombifolium - female Looks like a leaf - Amblycorypha - male Allonemobius tinnulus - female