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Anacridium aegyptium
Anacridium aegyptium
Egyptian Grasshopper
Photographer: Dave Mangham

ID: 0000 0000 1016 1530 (2016-10-12)

Copyright © 2016 Dave Mangham/

  • date of photo  Oct 4, 2016
  • location   Estepona (Andalucia, Spain)
  • family Acrididae
  • order Orthoptera
  • class Insecta
  • notes   The colour morph made it practically invisible on its' foodplant, to the extent that I couldn't identify the shape through the camera and had to rely on luck in taking the shot.
  • camera   Nikon D200, Sigma 105mm macro lens
  • contributor's ID #  SPW2-0073
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Egyptian Grasshopper, Egyptian Locust (photographer)
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