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    • Tettigonioidea
  • Spanish
    • Esperanzas
  • Traditional Chinese
    • 螽蟴總科
  • English
    • Katydids

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

achannah

Date

October 17, 2014 03:34 PM EDT

Description

one inch, bright green, yellow eyes

Photos / Sounds

What

Greater Anglewing Microcentrum rhombifolium

Observer

jdingus

Date

October 17, 2014 03:36 PM EDT

Description

The most beautiful leaf grasshopper ever! 1.5in two yellow eyes and lovely light leaf green.

Photos / Sounds

P1570560

What

black-legged meadow katydid Orchelimum nigripes

Observer

muir

Date

October 19, 2014 06:11 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

August 25, 2010

Description

Conocephalus (Xiphidion) discolor (Thunberg, 1815) ♂

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

June 5, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

July 9, 2010

Description

Phaneroptera sp. (Serville 1831) nymph

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

loganm

Date

October 17, 2014

Description

3:42 PM
length: 3 inches
broad-winged katydid
family: Tettigoniidae

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

a01339319

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Es una especie adaptada que tiene apariencia de una hoja para no ser acechado por otras especies.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexminico

Date

August 25, 2010

Description

Ruspolia nitidula (Scopoli 1786)

Photos / Sounds

What

Broad-tipped Conehead Neoconocephalus triops

Observer

krancmm

Date

October 18, 2014 12:51 PM CDT

Description

Found at base of a terrestrial orchid

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kylejones

Date

October 7, 2014 09:00 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Esperanzas Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

danoninovvalle

Date

the past

Place

xalapa (Google, OSM)
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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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