Anabrus simplex


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Noun1.Anabrus simplex - large dark wingless cricket-like katydid of arid parts of western United StatesAnabrus simplex - large dark wingless cricket-like katydid of arid parts of western United States
katydid - large green long-horned grasshopper of North America; males produce shrill sounds by rubbing together special organs on the forewings
Anabrus, genus Anabrus - a genus of Tettigoniidae
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In the katydids Anabrus simplex and Kawanaphila nartee, a reduction in food availability causes both a decrease in the number of males that are able to produce high quality spermatophylax meals (Gwynne & Simmons 1990; Gwynne 1993, 2001), and an increase in hungry females looking for these mating meals.
Migrating Morman crickets Anabrus simplex Orthoptera Tetticoniidae as food for stream fishes.