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Prairie Tree Cricket? - Oecanthus argentinus - female

Prairie Tree Cricket? - Oecanthus argentinus - Female
Adobe Creek Reservoir, Kiowa County, Colorado, USA
July 9, 2017
One of a number feeding on sunflowers. Submitted male of seemingly same species within the last hour or so.

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Prairie Tree Cricket? - Oecanthus argentinus - female Prairie Tree Cricket? - Oecanthus argentinus - female Prairie Tree Cricket? - Oecanthus argentinus - female

Female Prairie Tree Cricket
Adult tree crickets generally appear all yellow with old age, however July in Colorado would not have aged individuals. Perhaps the yellow of the flower is distorting the tree cricket color. It should be green. However, their head generally does have a yellowish color. It is the antennal markings that clinch the ID. Thick black, with the 1st segment's upper outer mark being pointed upward.

Great views of the markings in your photos.

Female Prairie Tree Crickets do tend to have very long wings.

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