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Title: spiny grasshopper | female Tettigoniidae sp.
Post by: D.Lock on Thu, 26 October 2017, 10:31:49 AM
Hello,

I found this extraoridinary spiny grasshopper a few days ago near Fredberg, Suriname. Can you help me id?

Thanks,
Dick
Title: Re: spiny grasshopper
Post by: Auke on Fri, 27 October 2017, 10:51:30 PM
Another katydid (family Tettigoniidae), and an impressive one! This female looks quite like one that I found on the Brownsberg, although mine is brown, not black. I've not yet IDed mine.

Cheers, Auke