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Katydid  - Microcentrum - female

Katydid - Microcentrum - Female
Clarksville , Montgomery County, Tennessee, USA
August 1, 2008
Size: 2 inches
Please if someone can tell me what is the type of katydid and what sex Thank you for any help
Thanks Kathleen Chute

Probably Microcentrum sp.
A shot of the entire insect in lateral view is really helpful for identifying katydids, though.

Don't know what kind...
but the ovipositor on abdomen tip means she's a female