Morphology of an orthoptera: chewing
insect with soft wings cases and pliable, membranous rear wings.
Compound eye: complex sight organ of an orthopteron.
Head: foremost part of an orthopteron.
Prothorax: foremost part of the thorax.
Trochanter: type of knee joint at hip level that permits the
orthopteron to turn in any direction.
Femur: first part of the orthopteron's leg.
Middle leg: middle limb.
Jumping leg: rear limb.
Wing: appendage of an orthopteron used for aerial locomotion.
Cerques: appendage of the temrinal abdominal somite.
Tarsus: each of the parts that make up the segment of the orthopteron's
leg below the tibia.
Ovipositor: organ to depose eggs out of the body.
Segment: part of the abdomen.
Spiracles: respiratory orifice of an orthopteron.
Tibia: middle part of an orthopteron's leg.
Coxa: parts of an orthopteron to which the legs are attached.
Labrum: upper lip of an orthopteron.
Fore leg: front limb.