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2 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 5 months ago
Dragon-headed Katydid
Lesina sp. Flickr

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Ornithoptera80 5 months ago

I would agree with Lesina sp. because of the flattened spines on the thorax.
Thanks, Mark Ridgway for the correction.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 months ago

Hi TJ... here is some information which might help.

"Lesina has dorsal spines on the fore and middle femora which are absent on Ellatodon" (de Jong, 1942)
Therefore I would think this one is Lesina as bayucca suggested.

Welcome to PN btw.

ChunXingWong 5 months ago

Dragon Katydid! Wow! This is such a rare creature.

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bayucca 5 months ago

Tettigonidae, Conocephalinae, Agraeciini, Lesina sp.

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Sabah, Malaysia

Spotted on Feb 24, 2020
Submitted on Feb 24, 2020

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