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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Ordo: Orthoptera
Subordo: Ensifera
Infraordo: Tettigoniidea
Superfamilia: Tettigonioidea

Familia: Tettigoniidae
Subfamilia: Tympanophorinae
Genus: Tympanophora
Species: T. aka – T. andreae – T. diminuta – T. houstoni – T. insolita – T. kalbarri – T. ourapilla – T. pellucida – T. picta – T. pinnaroo – T. rotto – T. similis – T. splendida – T. uvarovi

Tympanophora White, 1841

Type species: Tympanophora pellucida White, 1841

White, A. 1841. In Grey. Journals of two expeditions of discovery in North-West and Western Australia during the years 1837, 38, and 39. 2:468 >> Tympanophora

Vernacular names
English: Balloon-winged Katydids

Tympanophora is a genus of bush-crickets, known as balloon-winged katydids, found in Australia.[1] It is the only extant (living) genus in the subfamily Tympanophorinae.[2]

The genus contains the following species:[1]

Tympanophora aka Rentz, 2001
Tympanophora andreae Rentz, 2001
Tympanophora diminuta Riek, 1976
Tympanophora houstoni Rentz, 2001
Tympanophora insolita Riek, 1976
Tympanophora kalbarri Rentz, 2001
Tympanophora ourapilla Rentz, 2001
Tympanophora pellucida White, 1841
Tympanophora picta Riek, 1976
Tympanophora pinnaroo Rentz, 2001
Tympanophora rotto Rentz, 2001
Tympanophora similis Riek, 1976
Tympanophora splendida Riek, 1976
Tympanophora uvarovi Zeuner, 1936


Orthoptera Species File (retrieved 11 January 2018)
Cigliano, M. M.; Braun, H.; Eades, D. C.; Otte, D. "subfamily Tympanophorinae Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1893". orthoptera.speciesfile.org. Orthoptera Species File. Retrieved 29 December 2018.

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