Tetrigidae

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Tetrigidae

[te′trij·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The grouse locusts or pygmy grasshoppers in the order Orthoptera in which the front wings are reduced to small scalelike structures.
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GROUNDHOPPER Day was a huge success with bumper crowds at the four venues.
30pm as part of a groundhopper triple for National Non-League Day and both teams played their part in a great advert for the Blue Square Bet Premier.
Hirwaun Welfare progressed with a 3-0 win over Panteg and AFC Bargoed secured a narrow 1-0 win over their hosts Trelewis Welfare in a game witnessed by a crowd of 277 Groundhopper supporters.
He said: "The licensing system should be about improving the league - if a groundhopper from across the border came to Rhyl, I expect that they would think that it is a tidy ground and that the Welsh Premier is obviously quite a good league.
THE start of the Regal Travel South Wales Amateur League football season featured matches arranged for the Bank Holiday visit of Groundhopper supporters, who travelled long distances to watch games.
Pictured are legendary amateur football followers The Groundhoppers at an end of season final at Bootle FC's home ground, the Delta Taxis Stadium, last season
Another visitor to the city, this time from Somerset, said: "Some people are groundhoppers with football, whereas I'm a beer festival hopper.
And more than 250 football fans from Groundhoppers UK could see them crowned champions as they descend on the Lowland League for a weekend feast of football.
GROUNDHOPPERS Day, part of the Ebac Northern League's 125-year celebrations, was a resounding success with all four venues attracting big attendances.
They are bringing plenty but there has been a real buzz around Norton over this and we expect a lot of locals plus grassroots Northern League fans and groundhoppers from across the region.
At Team Northumbria, Whitley manager Ian Chandler expects groundhoppers to swell the crowd.
October 3, 1953 was Everton's last trip to Brentford, making the Carling Cup tie there on September 21 a must-see for Blues' groundhoppers.