Leptogryllus deceptor

Leptogryllus deceptor is a species of cricket (insect) in the family Gryllidae. It was endemic to the Pacific island state of Hawaii in the United States.[1] It is also known as the Oʻahu deceptor bush cricket. It is currently extinct in the wild according to IUCN.

Leptogryllus deceptor
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Orthoptera
Suborder: Ensifera
Family: Gryllidae
Genus: Leptogryllus
L. deceptor
Binomial name
Leptogryllus deceptor
Perkins, 1910


  1. ^ "Species Profile for Oahu Deceptor Bush cricket (Leptogryllus deceptor)". U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Conservation Online System. Retrieved 15 April 2015.

[1] Species Profile address correction