Anabrus


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Noun1.Anabrus - a genus of TettigoniidaeAnabrus - a genus of Tettigoniidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Tettigoniidae, Tettigoniidae - long-horned grasshoppers; katydids
Anabrus simplex, mormon cricket - large dark wingless cricket-like katydid of arid parts of western United States
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For example, although potentially devastating to crops, high densities of the Mormon cricket, Anabrus simplex Haldeman, rarely if ever cause significant damage to rangeland (Redak et al.
Insects included Mormon crickets (Anabrus simplex), Jerusalem crickets (Stenopelmatus fuscus), grasshoppers (Orthoptera spp.), beetles (Tenebrionidae spp.) and various larvae.
(Poinar and Weissman, 2004), Anabrus simplex Haldeman (Thorne, 1940), Orchelimum nigripes Scudder (May, 1919), Orchelimum vulgare Harris (May, 1919), Scudderia furcata Brunner (May, 1919), Phaneroptera furcata (Brunner), (Thorne, 1940), Steiroxys sp.
Sexual selection and sexual differences in mormon crickets (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae, Anabrus simplex).