Pterophylla camellifolia


Common Names: Common true katydid, orthern katydid, rough-winged katydid, true katydid
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Katydids


Green and leaf-shaped. Forewings form cup over abdomen, many conspicuous veins. Pronotum has two shallow grooves. Size is approximately 45 to 55 mm.

Found in or near deciduous forests, often heard, but seldom seen, since mostly lives in forest canopy. Also found in fields. Midsummer to frost.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
Additional Information: http://bugguide.net/node/view/7075
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