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Order:  Orthoptera

 

Family:  Acrididae (short-horned grasshoppers)
Have short antennae and they have a tympanum on there abdomen.
 
 
 
Family:  Gryllidae (true crickets)
They have long antennae and a long prothorax.  There tympanum is on there protibia.
 
 
 
 
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Family:  Tettigoniidae (katydids & long-horned grasshoppers)
Antennae are also long and there tympanum is on protibia.