greater angle-wing katydid
Recently hatched juvenile next to millimeter scale.
and M. retinerve
are similar species and, presumably, have similar eggs and hatchlings.
The identification of this juvenile is based on it hatching from eggs
found south of the known range of M. retinerve
(Highlands Hammock State Park in Highlands County, Florida) on the leaf of an understory plant,
below the canopy
where M. retinerve
Photograph by Sarah Braun, Dept. Biological Science, Florida State University. Used by permission.