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Grasshopper nymph

Tropidacris cristata

Description:

Grasshopper nymph with white and black stripes on the body. The yellow and black legs. 8 cm long.

Habitat:

On top of a palm leaf. Sian Ka'an Biosphere reserve.

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4 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 4 years ago

Thank you JamesPriest2, Lauren and Christine. I think it is missing a segment of the leg due to a predator, I'm just guessing.

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 4 years ago

Beautiful pattern. Was it missing a leg?

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 4 years ago

Very neat little guy!

JamesPriest2
JamesPriest2 4 years ago

Amazing body pattern

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

Quintana Roo, Mexico

Spotted on Jun 11, 2016
Submitted on Jul 14, 2016

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