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Species Obolopteryx brevihastata - Common Short-wing Katydid

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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)
Genus Obolopteryx (Short-wing Katydids)
Species brevihastata (Common Short-wing Katydid)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dichopetala brevihastata Morse, 1902
Obolopteryx brevihastata (Morse, 1902) [Cohn, Swanson & Fontana 2014]
northern Mexico into southeast AZ, southern NM, and southwest TX; the only species of its genus ranging into AZ and NM.
Deserts and mesquite grasslands (Cohn, Swanson, & Fontana 2014)
Print References
Cohn, Swanson & Fontana. 2014. Misc. Publ. Univ. Mich. Mus. Zool. 203:26.
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