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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

Creosote bush grasshopper - Bootettix argentatus - male lubbers - Romalea microptera - male - female Grasshopper - Xanthippus corallipes - female Unknown Grasshopper - Melanoplus differentialis - female Boopedon nubilum? - Boopedon nubilum Schistocerca shoshone? - Schistocerca lineata - female Grasshopper - Melanoplus bivittatus - male Chortophaga viridifasciata? - Chortophaga viridifasciata - male

Large unidentified insect  - Diestrammena japanica - female Metrioptera roeselii - male Cricket found on tree - Orocharis saltator - female grasshopper - Scudderia - female Cricket - Gryllus - male Mole Cricket - Neocurtilla hexadactyla Cricket - Gryllus Female, nymph, Tropical House Cricket? - Gryllodes sigillatus - female