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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

Pine Tree Spurthroat Grasshopper - Melanoplus punctulatus - male large grasshopper - Schistocerca nitens - male grasshopper - Arphia sulphurea - female nymph - Dichromorpha viridis Admirable Grasshopper - Syrbula admirabilis - female Unknown Grasshopper at CHP Pygmy grasshopper - Tetrix arenosa - female Furnace Heat Lubber - Tytthotyle maculata - female

Slender Meadow Katydid - Conocephalus fasciatus - male Large Meadow Katydid - Orchelimum vulgare - male Two-spotted Tree Cricket - Neoxabea bipunctata - female Prairie Meadow Katydid? - Conocephalus saltans - male Katydid - Meconema thalassinum - female Katydid- Round-tipped Conehead - Neoconocephalus retusus - female Tettigoniidae nymph - Montezumina modesta - female Neoconocephalus triops - female