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Phaneroptera nana - Phaneroptera nr-nana - male

Phaneroptera nana - Phaneroptera nr-nana - Male
Archbold Biological Station, Highlands County, Florida, USA
July 22, 2018
Swept from tall grass, top of Red Hill. I found 2 of these a few feet apart. They key out nicely to Phaneroptera, but the only species in the U.S, P. nana (introduced) is not found anywhere near central Florida, and the genitalia also look different - compare my series of shots of a P. nana individual from MA.

Edit: Found a similar individual from south FL on iNaturalist: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/8558231

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Phaneroptera nana - Phaneroptera nr-nana - male Phaneroptera nana - Phaneroptera nr-nana - male Phaneroptera nana - Phaneroptera nr-nana - male Phaneroptera nana - Phaneroptera nr-nana - male

Moved

Moved
Got confirmation from Piotr Naskrecki that these are P. nana. Apparently the cerci are variable in this species and the supra-anal/subgenital plate matches up with figures in Ragge's revision of the genus.

Moved from Phaneroptera.

 
They don't look like the same species to me,
but so far I don't know any Phaneroptera well except the one that is found elsewhere in the U.S. I. don't even know for certain that that one is true P. nana; I've just have taken it for granted that it's been correctly identified by previous authors. Our more northern one does look like photos of P. nana taken in Europe though. Orthoptera Species File lists 39 species in the genus, so it may take a while to wade through them. I haven't found the revision mentioned yet.

These comments are all just anecdotal for now though.

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