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Acrididae - Melanoplus cameronis - female

Acrididae - Melanoplus cameronis - Female
Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge, 7 mi S of Alamo, Hidalgo County, Texas, USA
November 3, 2008
Grassy area near pond edge

old mistake of mine, that I didn't catch
At the time, I didn't realize that M. plebejus cameronis was actually the one more likely to be found in that area, nor that it looked so much like M. lakinus.

Moved from Lakin Grasshopper.

Melanoplus lakinus
had a great season this year. Saw a bunch still hopping around near Carlsbad, NM a couple of days ago.

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