Order Orthoptera

(Grasshoppers, Crickets, etc. )

Domain: EucaryaKingdom: AnimaliaPhylum: ArthropodaClass: Insecta Order Phenology

Families of the Order Orthoptera Discovered in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Family Common Name Photo Example Where? Phenology
AcrididaeGrasshoppers HerePhenology
GryllacrididaeLeaf-rolling crickets(not available) HerePhenology
GryllidaeTrue crickets HerePhenology
GryllotalpidaeMole crickets HerePhenology
Orthoptera_familyGrasshoppers, Crickets, etc. (not available) HerePhenology
PseudophasmatidaeStriped walkingsticks(not available) HerePhenology
RhaphidophoridaeCave and camel crickets HerePhenology
TetrigidaePygmy grasshoppers(not available) HerePhenology
TettigoniidaeKatydids or long-horn grasshoppers(not available) HerePhenology

Can't find the families you are looking for? Note:
Families on this list are only those contained in the ATBI database,
and do not neccessarily include all Park families from historic park reports, literature,
or other sources that have not yet been entered in the Biodiversity Database.
Also note: where the family name ends with '_family', it means that the family
name has not yet been agreed upon by taxonomists for this group,
or that it was not identified to this level.