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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

hannawacker

Date

November 19, 2006

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

hannawacker

Date

April 26, 2006

Photos / Sounds

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

langlands

Date

December 28, 2015 01:19 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

hannawacker

Date

September 16, 2003

Photos / Sounds

What

Shield-backed Katydids Subfamily Tettigoniinae

Observer

hannawacker

Date

October 5, 2009 12:38 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Garden Katydid Caedicia simplex

Observer

tangatawhenua

Date

February 9, 2016

Description

Lurking on the ceiling.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

friel

Date

June 11, 2015 08:08 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Garden Katydid Caedicia simplex

Observer

jacqui-nz

Date

February 8, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

javaro

Date

February 5, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Shield-backed Katydids Subfamily Tettigoniinae

Observer

th0th

Date

February 7, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Katydids and Allies Superfamily Tettigonioidea

Observer

greglasley

Date

February 3, 2016

Description

After dinner each evening at Bosque de Paz I checked the outside of the dining room and was rewarded with a really good showing of moths and other insects. I apologize for not trying to ID any of them, but I don't know anything about them and my internet access is poor at the time.

Bosque de Paz,
Alajuela Province,
Costa Rica
3 February 2016
5015 feet elevation
10.2047
-84.3173

For more info on this trip see:
http://www.inaturalist.org/posts/5309-inatting-in-costa-rica
if interested

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Garden Katydid Caedicia simplex

Observer

vicmetcalfnz

Date

February 8, 2016 09:54 AM TOT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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Description from Wikipedia

Insects in the family Tettigoniidae are commonly called katydids or bush-crickets. There are more than 6,400 species. Part of the suborder Ensifera, it is the only family in the superfamily Tettigonioidea. The name is derived from the genus Tettigonia, first described by Carl Linnaeus in 1748. They are also known as long-horned grasshoppers, although they are more closely related to crickets and weta than to any type of grasshopper. Many tettigoniids exhibit mimicry and camouflage, commonly...

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