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Species Tessellana tessellata - Brown-spotted Bush-cricket

Brown-spotted Bush-cricket - Tessellana tessellata - male Brown-spotted Bush-cricket - Tessellana tessellata - female young Brown-spotted Bush-cricket  - Tessellana tessellata Cleaning a foot - Tessellana tessellata Orthopteran 2 - Tessellana tessellata - male Katydid - Tessellana tessellata? - Tessellana tessellata - female Tessellana tessellata (Brown-Spotted Bush-Cricket) Female - Tessellana tessellata - female Tessellana tessellata (Brown-Spotted Bush-Cricket) Female - Tessellana tessellata - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Ensifera (Long-horned Orthoptera)
Infraorder Tettigoniidea (Katydids, Camel Crickets, and relatives)
Family Tettigoniidae (Katydids)
Subfamily Tettigoniinae (Shield-backed Katydids)
Genus Tessellana
Species tessellata (Brown-spotted Bush-cricket)
Other Common Names
Tessellated Shieldback
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tessellana tessellata (Charpentier 1825)
Range
Introduced from southern Europe into California, spreading into Oregon and Washington.
Habitat
Dry grass meadows
Internet References
classification (Orthoptera Species File)