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Segestes decoratus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Orthoptera
Suborder: Ensifera
Family: Tettigoniidae
Subfamily: Mecopodinae
Tribe: Sexavaini
Genus: Segestes
Stål, 1877

Segestes is a genus of bush crickets in the subfamily Mecopodinae and tribe Sexavaini.

Species can be found in Australasia.


The Catalogue of Life lists:

  • Segestes beieri Kästner, 1934
  • Segestes brevipennis Willemse, 1977
  • Segestes celebensis Karny, 1931
  • Segestes cornelii Willemse, 1977
  • Segestes decoratus Redtenbacher, 1892
  • Segestes frater Hebard, 1922
  • Segestes fuscus Redtenbacher, 1892
  • Segestes grandis Willemse, 1955
  • Segestes punctipes Redtenbacher, 1892
  • Segestes stibicki Willemse, 1977
  • Segestes unicolor Redtenbacher, 1892
  • Segestes vittaticeps Stål, 1877 - type species

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