Sunday, June 9, 2024

June 9, 2024

I am a Southern Marbled Grasshopper
I'm sand colored with marbled brown
I have a pronatal crest
That protects my neck
And I'm well camouflaged when on the ground.

Location: Apalachicola National Forest


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