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Conehead - Leptysma marginicollis - male

Conehead - Leptysma marginicollis - Male
Dixie Plantation, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
August 26, 2007
Size: 25mm
Some sort of conehead grasshopper



Leptysma marginicollis
I think this is what it is. Could be Stenocris, but shape looks wrong.

This is probably a nymph, and it is a slant-faced grasshopper (family Acrididae) rather than a katydid. The short, thickened antennae are a dead give-away.

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