Green bug

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© Ann Reece
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I saw this on our gate, ran inside and got the camera. He sat there very calm, no matter how close I got to him. Then that bent leg reached out and snared a bug for a tasty treat. He munched away while I shot away : )

I have no idea what kind of bug this is. I looked at a lot of green bug images and could not find one like this one.

15 responses

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (12 Aug 2013):

    Cool shot! Looks likes it's in the katydid family to me Ann.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   gave props (12 Aug 2013):

    Well seen and presented, Ann. On this monitor, it looks like a plain old grasshopper.

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (12 Aug 2013):

    My thought was katydid too, but I don't see the ridges on the back legs like katydids.... so Don could be right

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   said (12 Aug 2013):

    I have looked through a lot of grasshopper images and Katydid images and I still do not know which one it could be! They look very similar to each other.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (12 Aug 2013):

    It does look like a big green grasshopper of some kind and it is a great shot of it...

  • Joelle Crosby

    Joelle Crosby gave props (13 Aug 2013):

    Looks to be checking ya out... Nice capture!

  • Raymond Fausel

    Raymond Fausel gave props (13 Aug 2013):

    cool shot

  • Laurie Self

    Laurie Self (Deleted) gave props (13 Aug 2013):

    Whatever it is, this is a great shot!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey   gave props (13 Aug 2013):

    Grasshopper, grogeous green here!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (13 Aug 2013):

    nicely captured!

  • JanElle

    JanElle   gave props (13 Aug 2013):

    Oh what a dapper looking fellow he is! Great macro, Ann!!

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson   gave props (17 Aug 2013):

    Looks like a nicely captured Katydid. Beautiful composition.

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer gave props (17 Aug 2013):

    Looking fine in green!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (19 Aug 2013):

    STUNNING!!!

  • John Tanner

    John Tanner gave props (22 Aug 2013):

    Cool shot !!!

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