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Gray Bird Grasshopper

Schistocerca nitens

Description:

Immature green grasshopper with striped eyes. It will turn brown when older and the striped legs will become more prominent.

Habitat:

Flower head in Anza-Borrego Desert State Park


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2 Comments

Thank you Daniele! It's great to be active again. It's been too long! The desert is incredible right now. I wish I could head out again but at least I got to go once.

DanielePralong
DanielePralong a year ago

Nice to see you Cindy! Beautiful insect. Nice to see the desert in bloom too!

California, USA

Lat: 33.26, Long: -116.41

Spotted on Mar 11, 2017
Submitted on Mar 20, 2017

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