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Atractomorpha psittacina(Haan, 1842)psittacina(Haan, 1842)

Adult Female (BC_22). This image was contributed by Mingkai Tan as part of his undergraduate final year project in NUS.

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Basic Information

Arthropoda: Insecta: Orthoptera: Pyrgomorphidae: Pyrgomorphinae (Atractomorphini)
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Identifying Features:
Head very conical, crenulated along genae; very elongated, longer than prontonum. Antennae flattened. Fastigium with longitudinal groove. Wings surpassing abdominal apex. Green and brown forms present.
Common species that can be found in grassy or herbby habitats.