I found this Texas Meadow Katydid on a school field trip with my son’s fourth grade class. The class spent the day at LISDOLA the Lewisville Independent School District’s Outdoor Learning Area.

Notice how the katydid is in the process of grooming its antennae.

Observation Details

County Denton
City Lewisville
Date September 29, 2009
Time of Day Noon
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Community-Church/School/Civic
Type of Behavior Grooming
Gender Male
Maturity Adult
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article Texas Meadow Katydid Observation Location