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  1. It seems my apartment in Sofia is quite an interesting place! I am living on the 7th floor in a big building. Till now I have photographed more than 25 species either in the apartment, on the balcony and a few birds on the next buildings. Posted 8 months ago
    1. I was about to make that conclusion, saw from your descriptions lots of "urban" wildlife. Nice! Posted 8 months ago

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Phaneroptera falcata, the sickle-bearing bush-cricket, is a species of bush-cricket belonging to the family Tettigoniidae subfamily Phaneropterinae. It is herbivorous and commonly measures 24 to 36 mm long. It lives mainly in scrub and grasslands areas.

Similar species: Grasshoppers And Crickets
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded Jul 17, 2017. Captured Jul 14, 2017 05:51 in bul. "Gotse Delchev" 27, 1612 ж.к. Белите брези, Sofia, Bulgaria.
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • f/10.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO500
  • 100mm