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Species Neoconocephalus retusus - Round-tipped Conehead

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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 Conocephalinae (Coneheads and Meadow Katydids)
Tribe Copiphorini (Coneheads)
Genus Neoconocephalus (Common Coneheads)
Species retusus (Round-tipped Conehead)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Neoconocephalus retusus (Scudder 1878)
Size
37-52 mm
Identification
Song: A rather weak, beady, continuous buzz heard from within tangles of vegetation, during afternoons as well as at night.
Range
Most of the eastern U.S., north to MA
Habitat
Dry to fairly wet grassy or weedy open areas-roadsides, old fields, edges of marshes.
Season
August - October
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