A few Orthopterans

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A few Orthopterans

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Profile of a Systella rafflesii, dead leaf grasshopper
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IMG_8494 copy by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.com, on Flickr

Green version of Systella rafflesii
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IMG_8868 copy by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.com, on Flickr

Shrimp of dry land. Pseudophyllinae.
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IMG_8705 copy by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.com, on Flickr

Nymph of Leptoderes (leaf mimic katydid) . Perhaps L. ornatipennis (ID credit: Holger Braun).
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IMG_8600 copy by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.com, on Flickr

A male cricket of the subfamily Itariinae.
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IMG_7468 copy by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.com, on Flickr

A Gryllacridid cricket.
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IMG_5664 copy by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.com, on Flickr

A wet grouse locust (Tetrigidae)
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IMG_5629 copy by Kurt (Hock Ping GUEK) orionmystery.blogspot.com, on Flickr

More Orthopterans of Malaysia: http://orionmystery.blogspot.com/2013/0 ... aysia.html

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There you go again, revealing beautiful and amazing little worlds to me. Thank you!

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Re: A few Orthopterans

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These photos are fantastic! What lens are you using for these?

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Re: A few Orthopterans

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Thank you, Tamara, KecheMukwa.

KecheMukwa - all (except #5) with a 40D, MPE65, MT-24EX, mostly at night, handheld.

http://orionmystery.blogspot.com/2010/1 ... pdate.html

#5 is with a 150mm and 1.4x extender, no flash.

http://orionmystery.blogspot.com/2010/1 ... light.html

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