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Species Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - Slightly Musical Conehead

Slightly Musical Conehead - Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - male slightly musical conehead - Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - male slightly musical katydid - Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - male Conehead - Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - female katydid found in Ocean Beach, Fire Island, NY - Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - male Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - female slightly musical conehead? - Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - female Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Ensifera (Long-horned Orthoptera)
Infraorder Tettigoniidea (Katydids, Camel Crickets, and relatives)
Family Tettigoniidae (Katydids)
Subfamily Conocephalinae (Coneheads and Meadow Katydids)
Tribe Copiphorini (Coneheads)
Genus Neoconocephalus (Common Coneheads)
Species exiliscanorus (Slightly Musical Conehead)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus (Davis 1887)
Males 49-66 mm; females 53-74 mm
Has the longest cone among U.S. conehead species.
Connecticut to Georgia, west to Texas and Illinois
Usually wet or moist areas.
July - September
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