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Recent observations

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

kenwills

Date

the past

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What

Shield-backed Katydids Subfamily Tettigoniinae

Observer

michellerichmond

Date

May 28, 2016 11:20 AM PDT

Description

Neduba?

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Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

kenwills

Date

the past

Place

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Coneheads and Meadow Katydids Subfamily Conocephalinae

Date

May 28, 2016 11:24 AM CDT

Description

So every year we have a small but very noisy species of meadow katydid that is attracted to the light on our porch. This is definitely the same species that ends up chirping on the door frame. However, its to early for me to ID using only this nymph. As the summer progresses, l'll look for adults to ID.

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

friel

Date

May 28, 2016 08:48 AM COT

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What

Scudder's Bush Katydids Genus Scudderia

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 28, 2016 11:16 AM ADT

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What

Greater Anglewing Microcentrum rhombifolium

Observer

jacy

Date

July 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Nymph.

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What

Conehead Katydids Genus Conocephalus

Observer

ericverna

Date

May 28, 2016 11:38 AM CEST

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

bosqueaaron

Date

May 26, 2016

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Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 28, 2016 12:11 AM ADT

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

roberts89

Date

April 28, 2016 01:37 PM PDT

Description

I identified this as a short-horned grasshopper, but I am not positive. This was on Camp Pendleton in Southern California.

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What

Katydids Family Tettigoniidae

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

March 10, 2016
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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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