Orthoptera,

Yong, Sheyla & Perez-Gelabert, Daniel E., 2014, Grasshoppers, Crickets and Katydids (Insecta: Orthoptera) of Cuba: an annotated checklist, Zootaxa 3827 (4), pp. 401-438: 404

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3827.4.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:96CA69ED-DEA4-4B95-AB39-7F9C242FAE75

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A2E73F-0109-FFCB-FF56-C160AECEF9D2

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Orthoptera
status

 

Key to the families of Orthoptera  occurring in Cuba

1. Antennae shorter than body (less than 30 segments), not filiform and ovipositor not elongated. Auditory organ (when present) located on first abdominal tergite........................................................ Suborder Caelifera (2)

- Antennae filiform and longer than body (more than 30 segments) and ovipositor elongated (except in Gryllotalpidae  ). Auditory organ (when present) located on anterior tibia...............................................Suborder Ensifera (6)