Tuesday, 20 April 2010

~ What Katy Did ~

Well actually I don't know what Katy did but I can tell you which Katydid. It's the Common Garden Katydid. Two of these came to the back door last night asking to have their portraits taken.

Katydids belong to the order Orthoptera along with crickets and grasshoppers.


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Meet Katy - The Common Garden Katydid - Caedicia simplex


The Common Garden Katydid - Caedicia simplex


The Common Garden Katydid - Caedicia simplex



2 comments:

  1. A fearsome looking creature in close-up mode!

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  2. Thanks Mick - ...and she was trying so hard to look her best :-)

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