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Subfamily Phaneropterinae - Phaneropterine Katydids

Scudderia - Scudder's Bush Katydids  - Scudderia furcata - female Scudder's Bush Katydid - Scudderia texensis - female Grasshopper - Microcentrum rhombifolium - male female katydid - Scudderia - female Bush Katydid - Scudderia furcata - female Treetop Bush Katydid - Scudderia fasciata - male Scudderia furcata nymph? - Scudderia furcata - male Scudderia pistillata ? - Scudderia - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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 Phaneropterinae (Phaneropterine Katydids)
Other Common Names
False Katydids
Numbers
67 species in 14 genera north of Mexico (1)
Identification
Tympana on foretibia exposed; forewings shorter than hindwings (1)

Overview of Genera:

Amblycorypha - 15 species, eastern and central U.S.

Arethaea - 14 species, southern U.S.

Brachyinsara - 1 species, CA

Dichopetala - 8 species, southwestern U.S.

Insara - 6 species, southwestern U.S.

Inscudderia - 3 species, southeastern U.S.

Leptophyes - 1 species (European), sporadically introduced in NE U.S. and Canada?

Microcentrum - 6 species, most of U.S. except for far north

Montezumina - 1 species, southeastern U.S.

Phaneroptera - 1 species (European), introduced on the west coast, NE U.S., and southern FL

---no image--- Phrixa - 1 species, FL

Platylyra - 1 species, CA

Scudderia - 8 species, entire U.S.

Stilpnochlora - 1 species, FL

Turpilia - 1 species, FL

Turpiliodes - 1 species, TX
Print References
Arnett, p. 160 (2)
Internet References
Singing Insects of North America: subfamily account and key to genera