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Orthoptera

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Grasshoppers, katydids, crickets etc.

  • Matthew Connors identified a sighting

    Sighting Katydid, Tettigoniidae, maybe Common Garden, Caedicia simplex, on a Peace Lily, Spathiphyllum

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    Sighted 13 May 2019
    Matthew Connors 13 May 2019
    Diastella latifolia
    (species)
    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Diastella: latifolia
    Common Names: Grasshoppers, Katydids, Long-horned Grasshoppers, Bush Crickets
    Matthew Connors says

    This pose is typical of nymphs from this genus - the pronotum is a little too spotty for C. simplex as well

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  • Rose Robin identified a sighting

    Sighting Katydid, Tettigoniidae, maybe Common Garden, Caedicia simplex, on a Peace Lily, Spathiphyllum

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    Sighted 13 May 2019
    Rose Robin 13 May 2019
    Tettigoniidae
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae
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  • Rose Robin added a sighting

    Katydid, Tettigoniidae, maybe Common Garden, Caedicia simplex, on a Peace Lily, Spathiphyllum

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    Sighted 13 May 2019
    Tamborine Mt., Qld.

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  • John Eichler identified a sighting

    Sighting Camel or Cave Cricket

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    Sighted 30 Apr 2019
    John Eichler 2 May 2019
    Rhaphidophoridae
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Rhaphidophoridae
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  • John Eichler added a sighting

    Camel or Cave Cricket

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    Sighted 30 Apr 2019
    Rd 2 NNE of Mt Donna Buang summit, Vic

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  • Lily Kumpe identified a sighting

    Sighting Mountain Katydid Nymph (Acripeza reticulata)

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    Sighted 28 Apr 2019
    Lily Kumpe 30 April 2019
    Acripeza reticulata
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae: Acripeza: reticulata
    Common Names: Grasshoppers, Mountain Katydid
    Lily Kumpe says

    solitary nymph found on tree bark

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  • Lily Kumpe added a sighting

    Mountain Katydid Nymph (Acripeza reticulata)

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    Sighted 28 Apr 2019

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  • John Eichler described a sighting

    Sighting Another beach grasshopper. Macrotona australis?

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    Sighted 29 Mar 2019
    John Eichler 22 April 2019
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    John Eichler says

    Thanks for confirming my tentative ID Robert. I was uncertain because the stripes along the edges of the upper surface are narrow and faint

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  • Robert Read identified a sighting

    Sighting Another beach grasshopper. Macrotona australis?

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    Sighted 29 Mar 2019
    Robert Read 21 April 2019
    Macrotona australis
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Acrididae: Macrotona: australis
    Common Names: Grasshoppers, Common Macrotona
    Robert Read says

    I think your guess is right. The black on the face distinguishes it from M. securiformis

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  • John Eichler identified a sighting

    Sighting A 3rd beach grasshopper

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    Sighted 29 Mar 2019
    John Eichler 20 April 2019
    Acrida conica
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    Taxonomy: Animalia: Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Acrididae: Acrida: conica
    Common Names: Grasshoppers, Giant Green Slantface
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