Slovenian grasshopper nimph

Gestart door DJHiker, september 08, 2015, 13:53:24 PM

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I would like to know which species this is
It concerns this observation
identification uncertain Short-horned Grasshopper spec. - Gomphocerinae spec. observed at 2015-07-08 Slovenia- Podravska

thanks in advance David Kohl
David Kohl

Wim Bakker

This is an adult female Euthystira brachyptera.
"So the first dinosaur bone ever found was also the first to be lost." ― Bill Bryson


Well I had my doubts about it being a nymph or not. I think I was deceived by the short wings. In hindsight it's overall appearance is not that of a nymph at all  ;)
Thanks for your feedback.
David Kohl