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modest katydid

Montezumina modesta

distribution map for Montezumina modesta
Dots show county records; shaded area shows likely general distribution.
Computer-generated distribution map, produced in 2003 from records in a database available on this site.

The Frankford, Delaware, record is from Brandon Woo, who reported finding there, in July 2010, a mating pair and several individual males.

The Jefferson County, West Virginia record is from Wil Hershberger, who reported that an M. modesta male was observed there on 7 August 2019. Wil Hershberger also provided the record for Ross County, Ohio, which was a female observed on 16 August 2019 in a field of native sunflowers; Anaxipha tinnulenta was found in this same field of sunflowers on 14 and 16 August 2019.