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Orthoptera

Known as: Orthopteras, Saltatoria 
An order of insects comprising two suborders: Caelifera and Ensifera. They consist of GRASSHOPPERS, locusts, and crickets (GRYLLIDAE).
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Abstract The Calliptamus genus (Orthoptera: Acrididae) includes locust and grasshopper species, some of which have a high… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
To investigate whether selenium (Se) accumulation in plants provides a chemical defense against generalist insect herbivores, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
After the revision of several fossils and observations of recent taxa, we propose a new interpretation of the wing venation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A unified understanding of >390 Myr of insect evolution requires insight into their origin. Molecular clocks are widely applied… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The tarsi of the cricket Tettigonia viridissima bear flexible attachment pads that are able to deform, replicating the profile of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The host specificity, taxonomic composition and feeding guild of rare species were studied in communities of herbivorous insects… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Herbivores can often control plant dynamics by mediating positive feedbacks in plant species’ influence on nutrient cycling. In a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Many gomphocerine grasshoppers communicate acoustically: a male's calling song is answered by a female which is approached… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Insectivorous Mediterranean house geckos, Hemidactylus tursicus, are found in the field close to the burrows of calling male… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
In 1966-1967 the entire arthropod faunas of six small mangrove islands in the Florida Keys were removed by methyl bromide… Expand
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