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Perfect camouflage - Phrynotettix tshivavensis - female

Perfect camouflage - Phrynotettix tshivavensis - Female
Old Sonoita Highway, Pima County, Arizona, USA
October 17, 2014
Size: 28mm
While searching the margin of a water tank for Dragonflies to photograph, I almost stepped on this hopper. The only thing that saved it, (and gave me the opportunity to photograph it) was that it moved. around 2:00 P.M., slightly overcast, about 83 degrees F.

she is indeed Phrynotettix

Moved for expert attention; reminds me of Phrynotettix
Moved from ID Request.