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Family Tettigoniidae - Katydids

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
Subfamily Listroscelidinae - Spiny Predatory Katydids
Subfamily Meconematinae - Quiet-calling Katydids
Subfamily Phaneropterinae - Phaneropterine Katydids
Subfamily Pseudophyllinae - True Katydids
Subfamily Tettigoniinae - Shield-backed Katydids