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Carolina Grasshopper - Dissosteira carolina - male

Carolina Grasshopper - Dissosteira carolina - Male
Illinois Beach State Park, Lake County, Illinois, USA
August 20, 2008

Moved

a male Carolina Grasshopper
Dissosteira carolina. It is dying, or has just recently died (within less than a few hours probably) from a fungal disease.

 
No wonder...
it was so still (and holding onto its hind legs). Thanks.

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