Gum-leaf Katydid
Young Nymph
Ellura
Gum-leaf Katydid
Late Instar, dorsal
 
    
Gum-leaf Katydid (Torbia viridissima ?)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Crickets, Grasshoppers & Katydids (Orthoptera)
Family: Katydid (Tettigoniidae)
Species: Gum-leaf Katydid (Torbia viridissima ?)
This Photo:     Late Instar, profile

Thank you Matthew Connors for confirming the identification of this species

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), in the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 25-Feb-2011
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.