Orthoptera of North Carolina
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Microcentrum retinerve (Burmeister, 1838) - Lesser Angle-Wing



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Taxonomy
Family: Tettigoniidae Subfamily: Phaneropterinae Tribe: Microcentrini
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: BugGuide, Google ImagesSINA 032a.htm                                                                                  
Structural photos
Singing Behavior: Songs consist of a series of shuffling notes, similar but not as resonant as those of True Katydids, which are often singing at the same time.
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Distribution in North Carolina
County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Adult Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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See also Habitat Account for General Hardwood Forests
Status in North Carolina
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Natural Heritage Program Ranks: [GNR] S5
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Image Gallery for Microcentrum retinerve - Lesser Angle-Wing

Recorded by: Simpson Eason
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall, Carol Tingley, Van Cotter, and Meriel Goodwin
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall and Bo Sullivan
Moore Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Mark Shields
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Owen McConnell
Graham Co.
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Ken Kneidel
Mecklenburg Co.
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Recorded by: J.B. Sullivan and Jim Petranka
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: J.B. Sullivan and Jim Petranka
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Ken Kneidel
Mecklenburg Co.
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Recorded by: Ken Kneidel
Mecklenburg Co.
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Recorded by: J.B. Sullivan
Jones Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Stephen Hall and Ed Corey
Bladen Co.
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Recorded by: Stephen Hall
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Stephen Hall
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: J. Mickey
Wayne Co.
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Recorded by: J. Mickey
Alleghany Co.
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Recorded by: J. Mickey
Alleghany Co.
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Recorded by: Kyle Kittelberger
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Kyle Kittelberger
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof
Beaufort Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof
Beaufort Co.
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Recorded by: T. DeSantis
Camden Co.
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Recorded by: J.Williams
Vance Co.
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Recorded by: J.Williams
Vance Co.
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Recorded by: J.Williams
Vance Co.
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Recorded by: J. Davidson
Scotland Co.
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Recorded by: Ken Kneidel
Mecklenburg Co.
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Recorded by: E. Corey and C. Dykstra
Beaufort Co.
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MP3 Gallery for Microcentrum retinerve - Lesser Angle-Wing

1 Recorded by: Ken Kneidel
Mecklenburg Co.
2019-08-19
4 sharp outbursts in the 2nd second followed by 3 in the 4th, Common True Katydid and a cricket calling continuously