Orthopteroid Orders
of Goodwell and Texhoma, Texas Co., OK
by Kurt Schaefer

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Order Orthoptera

Family Acrididae
short-horned grasshoppers

Short-horned Grasshoppers List

Family Tettigoniidae
long-horned grasshopper

Arethaea gracilipes
thread-legged katydid

Orchelimum vulgare
common meadow katydid

Microcentrum rhombifolium
greater angle-wing

Neoconocephalus robustus
robust conehead

Pediodectes stevensonii
Stevenson's Shieldback

Family Grylidae

Gryllus pennsylvanicus
fall field cricket

Eunemobius carolinus
Carolina Ground Cricket

Oecanthus argentinus
prairie tree cricket

Family Rhaphidophoridae
Camel and cave crickets

male and female camel cricket

camel cricket

Family Tetrigidae
pygmy grasshoppers

Family Tetrigidae

Order Mantodea

Stagmomantis carolina
Carolina mantid

Litaneutria minor
robust prairie mantid

Order Phasmatodea

Diapheromera femorata


Vernon N. Powders and W. A. Drew, 1967, The Tettigoniidae (Orthoptera) of Oklahoma,
Oklahoma Academy of Science, 47:87-98

Salsbury, Glenn A. and Stephan C. White, 2000, Insects in Kansas, Kansas Department of Agriculture

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