Pygmy Mole Cricket

Base of left front wing (ventral)

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Section through base of front wings rear view

Front wings (dorsal)

Sound-producing apparatus of a Long-horned Grasshopper

Base of left front wing (ventral)

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Section through base of front wings rear view

Sound-producing apparatus of a Long-horned Grasshopper

Suborder Caelifera

Grasshopperlike jumping insects, with hind femora more or less enlarged. Tarsi with 3 or fewer segments. Antennae relatively short. Tympana (eardrums) usually present on sides of 1st abdominal segment. Ovipositor short.

PYGMY MOLE CRICKETS Family Tridactylidae Identification: Length 10 mm. or less. Front tibiae enlarged and

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