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    • Tettigonioidea
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    • 螽蟴總科
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    • Katydids

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Short-winged Meadow Katydid Conocephalus brevipennis

Observer

james5

Date

July 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

royaltyler

Date

July 27, 2014 06:48 AM CDT

Description

a male

Photos / Sounds

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What

California angle-wing Microcentrum californicum

Observer

finatic

Date

July 25, 2014 09:50 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

fluffberger

Date

July 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spiny Predatory Katydids Subfamily Listroscelidinae

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

July 27, 2014 12:32 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Superfamily Tettigonioidea

Observer

kylejones

Date

July 26, 2014 10:01 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

California angle-wing Microcentrum californicum

Observer

jaykeller

Date

July 25, 2014 09:56 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) Pterophylla camellifolia

Observer

cosmiccat

Date

July 15, 2014

Description

I found this dead bug on a sidewalk being eaten by ants.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Superfamily Tettigonioidea

Observer

saraha

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

Found jumping in the redwood undergrowth area, about .4 centimeters in body length with long antennas and back legs. There were many other similar looking insects found in the area.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

awolfrum

Date

July 23, 2014 11:43 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Shield-backed Katydids Subfamily Tettigoniinae

Observer

cuskelly

Date

July 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

pierre_t

Date

April 11, 2014
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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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