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Band-winged Grasshopper

Description:

Loads of these grasshoppers about in our wadis and along the coast. About 5 cm in length. Would love to be able to ID so any help is much appreciated.

Habitat:

spotted near the shore along the Gulf of Aqaba coast in Nabq Protected Area.

Notes:

Family: Acrididae Subfamily: Oedipodinae Maybe Genus: Sphingonotus ?

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2 Comments

Bernadette S
Bernadette S 3 years ago

Thanks, @bayucca!

bayucca
bayucca 3 years ago

Acrididae.

Bernadette S
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Bernadette S

دهب, جنوب سيناء, Egypt

Spotted on Feb 12, 2019
Submitted on Feb 13, 2019

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