Hook-faced Conehead Pyrgocorypha uncinata (Harris, 1841)    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Orthoptera   >   Family Tettigoniidae   >   Genus Pyrgocorypha   

Description:

Wings extend beyond abdomen; cone has prominent gap separating cone from face, and ends in sharp down-turned point; brown females and green females occur in approximately equal numbers; males are always brown. (BugGuide)

Where to find:

Males sing from trees, woodlands. Juveniles probably in grassy areas. Song is a high-pitched ringing hiss modulated momentarily 4-5 times per second. (BugGuide)

There are 38 records in the project database.

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A Hook-faced Conehead in Wicomico Co., Maryland (5/29/2020).Determined by Brandon Woo. Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

A Hook-faced Conehead in Wicomico Co., Maryland (5/29/2020). Determined by Brandon Woo. Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

A male Hook-faced Conehead in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (10/15/2020). Determined by Brandon Woo/BugGuide. Photo by Lynn Strauss. (MBP list)

A male Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/3/2019). Determined by Brandon Woo/BugGuide. Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

A male Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/3/2019). Determined by Brandon Woo/BugGuide. Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (9/19/2021). (c) Benji Beluga, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Ben Springer. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Caroline Co., Maryland (10/4/2023). (c) Mark Etheridge, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/10/2022). (c) genejockey, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by genejockey via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Calvert Co., Maryland (10/19/2022). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (9/18/2022). (c) dansmall, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Dan Small. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/15/2020). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Calvert Co., Maryland (10/19/2022). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/11/2022). (c) janekostenko, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jane Kostenko. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Calvert Co., Maryland (12/11/2020). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (8/25/2018). (c) ademsembryo, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by ademsembryo via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Charles Co., Maryland (10/17/2022). (c) kwixted0, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Kerry Wixted. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (10/28/2022). (c) merricollins, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by merricollins via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Caroline Co., Maryland (10/4/2023). (c) Mark Etheridge, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Calvert Co., Maryland (12/11/2020). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/15/2020). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Calvert Co., Maryland (10/4/2021). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Calvert Co., Maryland (10/4/2021). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/6/2021). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/1/2021). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/6/2021). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Calvert Co., Maryland (10/19/2022). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/2/2022). No rights reserved. Photo by Nana Williams via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (10/1/2021). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Hook-faced Conehead in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/17/2022). Determined by Brandon Woo/BugGuide. Photo by Lynn Strauss. (MBP list)


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