plant-eating orthopterans having hindlegs adapted for jumping. There are several families and many genera. Some of the more common genera are: melanoplus, the most common grasshopper; conocephalus, the eastern meadow grasshopper; and pterophylla, the true katydid.
You will also like...
Neurons generate electric signals that they pass along to the other neurons or target tissues. In this tutorial, you wil..
This tutorial elaborates on how the nervous system works, particularly at the tissue level of the brain. There are three..
Gregor Mendel, an Austrian monk, is most famous in this field for his study of the phenotype of pea plants, including ..
This tutorial looks at the adaptations of freshwater plants for them to thrive in still water habitats. Familiarize your..
This tutorial investigates the genetic diversity in more detail. It also delineates how certain alleles are favored over..