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  • Allotype:
  • Allotype: 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 32 (1530): 356.
  • Caudell & Hebard. 1912. Fixation of the single type (lectotype) specimens of American Orthoptera. Section II. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia (Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad.) 64:157-168
  • Caudell. 1907. The Decticinae (A Group of Orthoptera) of North America. Proceedings of the United States National Museum (Proc. U.S. Nation. Mus.) 32:285-410
  • Defoliart GR, Finke MD, Sunde ML. 1982. Potential value of the Mormon cricket (Anabrus simplex) (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae) harvested as a high-protein feed for poultry. J. Econ. Entomol. 75: 848-852.
  • Eades D.C., Otte D., Cigliano M.M., Braun H. (2013). OrthopteraSF: Orthoptera Species File (version 2.0/4.0, Feb 2013). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Finke MD, Sunde ML, Defoliart GR. 1985. An evaluation of the protein quality of Mormon crickets (Anabrus simplex) when used as a high protein feedstuff for poultry. Poult. Sci. 64: 708-712.
  • Gwynne DT. 1981. Sexual difference theory: Mormon crickets (Anabrus simplex) show role reversal in mate choice. Science 213: 779-780.
  • Gwynne DT. 1984. Sexual selection and sexual differences in Mormon crickets (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae, Anabrus simplex). Evolution 38: 1011-1022.
  • Gwynne DT. 1993. Food quality controls sexual selection in Mormon crickets by altering male mating investment. Ecology 74: 1406-1413.
  • Haldeman In Stansbury. 1852. Appendix C. Insects. Exped. Great Salt Lake of Utah 366-379
  • La Rivers I. 1944. A summary of the Mormon cricket (Anabrus simplex) (Tettigoniidae: Orthoptera). Entomol. News 55: 71-77, 97-102.
  • Lectotype: 1907. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 32 (1530): 356.
  • Lorch PD, Gwynne DT. 2000. Radio-telemetric evidence of migration in the gregarious but not the solitary morph of the Mormon cricket (Anabrus simplex: Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae). Naturwissenschaften 87: 370-372.
  • MacVean CM. 1987. Ecology and management of Mormon cricket, Anabrus simplex Haldeman. In: Capinera JL, editor. Integrated pest management on rangeland. Boulder CO: Westview. p 116-136.
  • Otte, Daniel. 1997. Tettigonioidea. Orthoptera Species File 7. 373
  • Redak RA, Capinera JL, Bonham CD. 1992. Effects of sagebrush removal and herbivory by Mormon crickets (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae) on understory plant biomass and cover. Environ. Entomol. 21: 94-102.
  • Scudder, S.H. 1872. Notes on the Orthoptera collected by Dr. F. V. Hayden in Nebraska. Part III Entomology. Final Report of the United States Geological Survey of Nebraska and Portions of the adjecent territories made under the direction of the commissioner of the General Land office, U. S. Govt. Printing Office, Washington 249-261
  • Thomas, C. In Hayden. 1872. Notes on the Saltatorial Orthoptera of the Rocky Mountain regions In U.S. Geological Survey of Montana and Adjacent Territory 1871. Preliminary Report of the United States Geological Survey of Montana and Portions of Adjacent Territories; being a Fifth Annual Report of Progress (Annual Report of Progress) 5:423-466, 2 pls.
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  • Tyus HM, Minckley WL. 1988. Migrating Mormon crickets, Anabrus simplex (Orthoptera: Tettigoniidae), as food for stream fishes. Great Basin Nat. 48: 25-30.
  • Uhler. 1864. Orthopterological Contributions. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia (Proc. Ent. Soc. Philad.) 2:543-555
  • Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 8 November, 2011. Mormon cricket. Retrieved November 23, 2011 from ">">
  • Wyoming Agricultural Experiment Station, 1994. Mormon Cricket Anabrus simplex. Species fact sheet, bulletin 912. Retrieved November 23, 2011 from">">


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