"Poor Katydid"- @delCampoLA
Observation and photo by @delCampoLA
Female. This species was collected repeatedly during our weekly Mini Bio-blitz program in both 2013 and 2014 as well.
21 Jul 2010.
Buckingham Springs, Bucks Co, PA.
14.4 mm head-abdomen.
Found on Rubus phoenicolasius.
I think... Based on:
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...