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grasshopper  - Paratettix cucullatus

grasshopper - Paratettix cucullatus
Donalds, Abbeville County, South Carolina, USA
February 10, 2009
in the water at the edge of a pond. Paratettix?

maybe a
looks like a pygmy grasshopper.

Paratettix cucullatus
is what I'd say it is. I don't believe there are any other species of the genus in that area either (but I'm not certain of that).