Sphenarium

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Sphenarium
Sphenarium purpurascens.jpg
Chapulín de la milpa (Sphenarium purpurascens)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Orthoptera
Family: Pyrgomorphidae
Subfamily: Pyrgomorphinae
Genus: Sphenarium
Charpentier, 1842
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Sphenarium is a grasshoppers genus in the family Pyrgomorphidae indigenous to Mexico. Various species are caught and eaten as chapulines.

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