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For the United States & Canada

Species Neoconocephalus exiliscanorus - Slightly Musical Conehead

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Classification
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)
Size
Males 49-66 mm; females 53-74 mm
Identification
Has the longest cone among U.S. conehead species.
Range
Connecticut to Georgia, west to Texas and Illinois
Habitat
Usually wet or moist areas.
Season
July - September
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