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Common true katydid

Pterophylla camellifolia

Description:

Running late as I arrived at work, but still had to stop and get a few photos of this beautiful katydid perched on the next car. Female. A friend of mine texted me a photo two days earlier of a male katy of the same species perched on his truck as he refueled ... must be a lot of them around just now.

Notes:

With sounds and environment charts: http://www.fcps.edu/islandcreekes/ecolog...


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1 Comment

suzmonk
suzmonk 4 years ago

Just noticed, in the fourth photo you can see a reflection of the katy's face in the car's chrome hubcaps... looks like a face Dr. Seuss might have drawn.

Scooba, Mississippi, USA

Lat: 32.83, Long: -88.48

Spotted on Jul 1, 2014
Submitted on Jul 2, 2014

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