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Monkey Hopper

Paramastax poecilosoma

Description:

colorful grasshopper, not 100% sure of the genus

Habitat:

cloudforest, 2400m

Notes:

One of the first monkey grasshoppers I spotted in Colombia. Santuario Otun Quimbaya.

10 Comments

dandoucette
dandoucette 7 years ago

Thanks juanmanuel.cardonagranda for the ID.

Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel 8 years ago

parece ser una ninfa

dandoucette
dandoucette 8 years ago

Thanks Karen.

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Great spot Dan!

dandoucette
dandoucette 8 years ago

Thanks Jemma and Rieko.

RiekoS
RiekoS 8 years ago

Interesting looking.

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 8 years ago

cute looking.

dandoucette
dandoucette 8 years ago

Thanks Mona and Lauren. I'd say it was about one inch or a little less.

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Beautiful little thing, is it tiny?

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 8 years ago

Nice color :)

dandoucette
Spotted by
dandoucette

Risaralda, Colombia

Spotted on Dec 19, 2012
Submitted on Sep 8, 2013

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