Short Antennae Matchstick Grasshopper
Bark-mimicking Matchstick Grasshopper
Mottled Matchstick Grasshopper (Morabinae sp ES03)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Crickets, Grasshoppers & Katydids (Orthoptera)
Family: Matchstick Grasshopper (Caelifera: Morabidae)
Species: Mottled Matchstick Grasshopper (Morabinae sp ES03)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Thanks to Matthew Connors for letting us know the only sub-family we get outside of rainforrests are Morabinae.

Copyright © 2014-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Feb-2014
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.