Image Number: 5439886

The Largest Grasshopper in Israel, this one was 10 c"m long, but they can reach up to 12 c"m! (It was taken after dark, That is why the Exposure is 20 seconds)
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Lateral / Side

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Image location:
Herzliya, Israel


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Orthoptera
Suborder: Caelifera
Infraorder: Acridomorpha
Superfamily: Acridoidea
Family: Acrididae
Subfamily: Cyrtacanthacridinae
Tribe: Cyrtacanthacridini
Genus: Anacridium
Subject: Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, July 14, 2011
Image last updated:
Friday, July 15, 2011