Some features useful in distinguishing grasshoppers and crickets.

Figure 1.Spine on the femur

Figure 2. Spur throat

Figure 3. Mesosternal lobes with an acute angle.

Figure 4. Tegmina

Figure 5. Auditory organ (Ensifera) Figure 6. Ovipositor of Ensifera Figure 7. Auditory organ (Caelifera) Figure 8. Mesosternal lobes rounded
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