Orthopteran: All You Need to Know in a Quick Guide

Orthoptera is an order of insects that includes familiar creatures like grasshoppers, crickets, katydids, and locusts. These insects have likely been around since the middle of the Carboniferous period and are predominantly terrestrial herbivores, with most having modified hind legs adapted for jumping. Distinct characteristics of the Orthopteran insects are their chewing mouthparts and usually … Read more