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last updated 28.Nov.2007

Orthopteroid (Polyneoptera) Image Gallery

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Blattaria (roaches)
Dermaptera (earwigs)
Embiidina (webspinners)
Grylloblattaria (rock crawlers)
Isoptera (termites)
Mantodea (mantids)
Orthoptera (grasshoppers, crickets)
Phasmida (stick insects)
Plecoptera (stoneflies)

Orthopteroids are a diverse assemblage of insect orders that includes crickets, stoneflies, mantids, termites, grasshoppers, roaches, and others.  These insects tend to be rather generalized, with mandibulate mouthparts and incomplete metamorphosis.

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