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Family: Tettigoniidae (katydids)

Life > Eukaryotes > Opisthokonta > Metazoa (animals) > Bilateria > Ecdysozoa > Panarthropoda > Tritocerebra > Phylum: Arthopoda > Mandibulata > Atelocerata > Panhexapoda > Hexapoda > Insecta (insects) > Dicondyla > Pterygota > Metapterygota > Neoptera > Polyneoptera > Anartioptera > Orthopterida > Orthoptera

Male katydid calling at night.

Phaneropterinae (bush katydid)

A predatory katydid eating a cicada (photographed in Eastern Cape). 

Classification

  • Family: Tettigoniidae
    • Subfamily: Hetrodinae (koringkrieks)
    • Subfamily: Phaneropterinae (bush katydids)
    • Subfamily: Pseudophyllinae (true katydids)
    • Subfamily: Decticinae (shield-backed katydids)
    • Subfamily: Saginae (predatory katydids)

     

 

 


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