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    • Eumastacidae
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Recent observations

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Observer

langlands

Date

February 24, 2016 09:34 AM HST

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What

Monkey Grasshoppers Family Eumastacidae

Observer

danaemarie47

Date

April 17, 2016 12:26 PM EDT

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bealeiderman

Date

December 27, 2014 12:09 PM PST

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Observer

briang

Date

May 20, 2014 11:17 AM CDT

Description

Grasshopper

These guys were all over the place on a muddy walk through a hillside slope/drainage pathway.

Second picture with flash, head a little more in focus.

@alaws any ideas?

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What

Chaparral monkey grasshopper Morsea californica

Date

April 21, 2016 10:41 AM PDT

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vilseskog

Date

March 9, 2016 05:50 PM EST

Description

CES/SURA trails

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What

Monkey Grasshoppers Family Eumastacidae

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alexramirezg

Date

March 12, 2016 10:21 AM CST

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What

Monkey Grasshoppers Family Eumastacidae

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sullivanribbit

Date

February 5, 2016 02:44 PM PST

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What

Monkey Grasshoppers Family Eumastacidae

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field_daze

Date

March 3, 2016

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What

Monkey Grasshoppers Family Eumastacidae

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nicoolejnik

Date

January 26, 2016

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Date

February 11, 2016

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What

Chaparral monkey grasshopper Morsea californica

Observer

alice_abela

Date

April 6, 2015 05:33 PM PDT

Description

Chaparral Monkey Grasshopper (Morsea californica) - Nymph

Burton Mesa Ecological Reserve, Santa Barbara County, California

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Description from Wikipedia

Eumastacidae are a family of grasshoppers sometimes known as monkey- or matchstick grasshoppers. They usually have thin legs that are held folded at right angles to the body, sometimes close to the horizontal plane. Many species are wingless and the head is at an angle with the top of the head often jutting above the line of the thorax and abdomen. They have three segmented tarsi and have a short antenna with a knobby organ at...

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