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Which Microcentrum? - Amblycorypha oblongifolia - male

Which Microcentrum? - Amblycorypha oblongifolia - Male
Town of Lysander, Onondaga County, New York, USA
August 28, 2008
Size: 1-1/4" w/out hind legs
Had I known to look, I would have photographed the protonum to look for the distinctive "tooth" of the Microcentrum retinerve. However, everything else about it looks good for that species except my range, here in Central NY.

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Which Microcentrum? - Amblycorypha oblongifolia - male Which Microcentrum? - Amblycorypha oblongifolia - male

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Not Microcentrum.
This is a male Amblycorypha. Might be impossible to ID from an image alone, as several new species have been split out based solely on differences in their songs.

 
Thank you!
So the foremost clue would have been the exceptionally long femur? Moving to the correct page.

 
Roundheaded katydids.
The rounded tips to the front wings (tegmena) are the first clue (much mor angular in Microcentrum), but the overall 'gestalt' has become familiar to me, as it will to you with practice.

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