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Notes:

Taken at the ferry terminal at Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island, South Australia. It was being predated by an unknown sp. of grasshopper, hence the lack of a leg! I suspect it to be some kind of Abantiades species, but am by no means certain of this.

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Great find Dave. I agree it looks like a Hepialidae.. the leg muncher would have been katydid (Tettigoniidae) not grasshopper. :)
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Dave Mangham
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Dave Mangham

South Australia, Australia

Spotted on Mar 31, 2011
Submitted on Oct 21, 2015

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