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Apline katydid

Tinzeda sp. (poss. T. sororoides)


A very attractive katydid adorned with white pin-striping along her wings. This female appears gravid and was not prepared to (or able to) fly away.


Found on young snow gum (Eucalyptus pauciflora) on Mt Macedon


Occurance records Alpine katydid

No species ID suggestions


Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Good find Martin... a pretty reminder that the Alpine areas hold much to be spotted.

MartinL 5 years ago

Thanks Cindy, its the cutest katydid that I've seen.

Love the edging on this one!

MartinL 5 years ago

This is a female Tinzeda sp, possibly Tinzeda sororoides.
Thanks to David Rentz for the ID.

MartinL 5 years ago

I have had a suggestion that it is a predatory katydid (carnivorous) but can still find no leads.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

not grasshopper tim

Timoshanty 5 years ago


Lat: -37.39, Long: 144.58

Spotted on Feb 13, 2014
Submitted on Feb 13, 2014

Spotted for mission

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