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grasshopper, passed winter as an adult

Patanga japonica


I found a large grasshopper in May. this one passed winter as an adult. 50-70mm. イナゴ科 Catantopidae. ツチイナゴ亜科 Cyrtacanthacridinae. similar grasshopper: Locusta migratoria, Gastrimargus marmoratus. japanese name: ツチイナゴ.


winter is passed as an adult.


1st photo: 2013.5.4. 2nd photo: 2012.9.16.

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近畿 (Kinki Region), Japan

Spotted on May 4, 2013
Submitted on Aug 3, 2013

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