rough but not ready

rough but not ready

Observation - rough but not ready - Southern Africa. Description: medium sized, chunky grasshopper with short very fine antennae, the rough grey-coloured body had large pale blotches, some almost white in colour depending on the light, reluctant to fly; observed in an area of sparse vegetation and bare soil patches with

medium sized, chunky grasshopper with short very fine antennae, the rough grey-coloured body had large pale blotches, some almost white in colour depending on the light, reluctant to fly; observed in an area of sparse vegetation and bare soil patches within a 4 ha undeveloped smallholding plot dominated by Terminalia sericea with a grassy understory.