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Cricket

Phaneroptera nana

Description:

Phaneroptera nana is a species of 'katydids crickets' belonging to the family Tettigoniidae subfamily Phaneropterinae.The adult males grow up to 13–15 millimetres (0.51–0.59 in) long, while females can reach 15–18 millimetres (0.59–0.71 in) of length. The basic coloration of the body is light green, with many small black spots. Head, legs and wings are green. The eyes are bright orange. Hind wings are longer than fore ones (tegmina). The ovipositor is about 5 millimetres (0.20 in) long and has the shape of a sickle.

Habitat:

This cricket is present in most of Europe, in the Near East and in North Africa. It can be encountered from July through October in sunny and dry habitats, especially in shrubs and low branches of trees.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Jopy
Jopy 8 years ago
Katydid
Phaneroptera nana Phaneroptera nana


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2 Comments

Łoce
Łoce 8 years ago

Ispričavam se odmah sam izmjenio :)

Jopy
Jopy 8 years ago

upozorenje: stavio si sliku u krivu misiju, idi na edit spotting, pa skini zelenu kvačicu s misije, ovo možeš staviti u misiju Wildlife od Adriatic coast :)

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Croatia

Spotted on Oct 20, 2013
Submitted on Oct 20, 2013

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