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Barber Pole Hopper
  Barber Pole Hopper
Barber Pole Hopper
This is a photo of "Dactylotum bicolor", commonly known as the Rainbow Grasshopper, Painted Grasshopper, or Barber Pole Grasshopper. This is a female on Ocotillo near Amado, Arizona.

Canon 100 macro, F22, 1/200th sec
© Robert Jensen
Canon EOS 5D Mark ...

David Resnikoff
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    What a magnificent creature.

Perfect Photo

David R

9/10/2012 6:41:34 AM

Loan Tran
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Wow, what a beautiful hopper and also a great macro image.

9/10/2012 6:43:04 AM

Arthur Bohlmann
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Awsome color, subject and detail

9/10/2012 6:44:06 AM

Linda D. Lester
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What a cool hopper! Awesome macro as always!!!

9/10/2012 6:56:23 AM

Robert Jensen
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Thanks - if we ever do an insect photo workshop in southern Arizona, this is one of the insects we'd be looking for.

9/10/2012 12:35:50 PM

Robert K. Bemus
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Insane color and detail, Robert...Wow!!!

9/10/2012 8:45:04 PM

Carla Capra
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Lov'n this vivid hopper image.

9/11/2012 7:47:25 AM

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