Ground weta (1539/2613)

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A ground weta on a cushion of alpine moss. Over 30 species of ground weta are known in New Zealand, but most have not yet been named. This species was seen on alpine plants at night.

Scientific name
Hemiandrus sp.
Common names
ground weta
Egmont National Park, Taranaki, New Zealand
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