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Lubber grasshopper

Taeniopoda reticulata


A giant grasshopper, purpple coloured, found between the branches of a bush. It had a diameter of 1'5-2cm and around 5cm in lenght, more or less.

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bayucca 7 years ago

I am sure you will have a lot of satisfaction here!
¡Pura Vida!

Balulo 7 years ago

Well, by ignorance i mean lack of knowledge that is satisfied by the curiosity. I like this site!

Thanks a lot.

bayucca 7 years ago

Hola Balulo! There is no ignorance on Project Noah, at least not with the negative meaning of the word. I call it enthusiasm of knowledge ;-)... and a lot of curiosity, indeed!
Taeniopoda maxima is a synonym of Taeniopoda reticulata:

Balulo 7 years ago

Hi Bayucca! Thanks for your suggestion.

How can you know the exact specific name, could it be the T. maxima, or another one?

I'm asking you for my own ignorance and curiosity! thank you very much ;)

tmvdh 7 years ago

¡Bienvenido a mi misión!

bayucca 7 years ago

I think yours is Taeniopoda reticulata.

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Very nice series

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Limón, Costa Rica

Spotted on Aug 3, 2013
Submitted on Dec 8, 2013

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