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Journal of Orthoptera Research

Journal of Orthoptera Research (J. Orthopt. Res.), published twice each year, contains peer-reviewed papers on all aspects of original work on Orthoptera and their allies. Papers are invited in all fields of biology.

Editor: Corinna S. Bazelet, Stellenbosch University, Department of Conservation Ecology and Entomology, South Africa
Editorial Assistant: Nancy Morris, , University of Toronto at Mississauga, 3359 Mississauga Road North, Mississauga Ont. L5L 1C6, Canada, jor@utm.utoronto.ca

Pensoft Current volumes (2017 onwards), access free for everyone.
BioOne Volumes from 2001 to 2016, access free for everyone.
BioOne Volumes from 1992 to 2000, access only for members of the Orthopterists' Society and JSTOR subscribers.

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Download sample articles (PDF):

(1) C.H.F. ROWELL. A new Ugandan species of Pterotiltus (Orthoptera, Acrididae, Oxyinae) with epiphyllic oviposition. JOR 14(1): 33-43
(2) C. MALAKAR et al. Effects of Mercury on Development of Oxya fuscovittata (Marschall) (Orthoptera: Acrididae). JOR 18(2): 159–164

Special issue

JOR Special Issue

Volume 17, number 2 of the Journal of Orthoptera Research is a special issue devoted to Body Size in Orthoptera. Edited by Douglas W. Whitman and Shawn Vincent, it incorporates 32 articles by leading researchers from a diversity of perspectives. Single book copies of this special issue are available from the Executive Director, David Hunterat US$20.


All subscriptions to the Journal of Orthoptera Research, individual and institutional, are US$30 per year. Back issues are also available for purchase: Nos. 1- 9 and Vol. 10 (2 nos.) $15 each, Vol. 11 (2 nos.) $25, plus shipping charges; Vols. 12, 13, and 14 (2 nos. each) $30, plus shipping charges; COMPLETE SET AT HALF PRICE $120 plus shipping charges. Surface shipping rates for complete sets, $50 for outside the United States, and $20 within the United States. Note: reprints of all papers appearing in back issues of J. Orthoptera Res. are available at US$ 0.10/page, minimum order of $3.00.

Checks drawn on a US bank or on a US-corresponding bank, money orders, Visa, Mastercard, Eurocard, Discover and Discover International debit authorization are all acceptable. Remittances should be made payable to the Orthopterists' Society and mailed to David Hunter, Locust and Grasshopper Control, 125 William Webb Drive, McKellar ACT 2617 Australia.

JOR is currently abstracted and indexed in Biosis Previews, Zoological Records and Genomics JournalSeek. It is available through Academic OneFile, BioOne and JSTOR.

Title of Publication: Journal of Orthoptera Research; abbreviated: J. Orthopt. Res.
ISSN: 1082-6467
Frequency of issue: biannual.
Publisher and owner: Orthopterists’ Society.

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