Identification Challenge #5

January 28, 2010 | Caraça Natural Park, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Here’s a closeup of an unidentified insect. Can you identify the family to which it belongs and the body parts shown?

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2 Responses to Identification Challenge #5

  1. Hmm, a tough one. I’m going to guess it’s the forewing margin of a tettigoniid katydid. Overlaying it is one of its antennae, underlying it can be seen a few abdominal segments, and the upper part of the hind femur extends across the bottom.

    Just a guess.

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