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Some species of grasshopper; length < 1.5 inches; height ~.5"; colors black body/orange spots


Ostional Private WildLife Reserve (O WildLife); Dry tropical forest; pacific lowlands; Rainy season;


Spotted several hundred bunched on a leaf. I was advised at the moment of the observation that this swarm is likely going to attack our fruit orchard. Looking at pictures, it looks similar to the Romalea microptera

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Indio Jones
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Indio Jones


Lat: 11.10, Long: -85.73

Spotted on Jul 26, 2012
Submitted on Jul 28, 2012

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