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Painted Grasshopper

Poekilocerus pictus


Indian Painted Grasshopper Poekilocerus pictus (Nymph)

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Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 6 years ago

@Shahu its Nymph(juvenile stage) of Indian Painted Grasshopper. See carefully its wings are not developed. You mostly find it feeding on Milkweed plant leafs.

Yasser 7 years ago

Wow! this is a fantastic photo Shahu! Thanks for sharing. What a beautiful insect.

Shahu 7 years ago

grasshoper-like insect spotted at SAMEER Hills, IIT Bombay on 25 Aug, 2009.

Thane, Union Territory of Dādra and Nagar Haveli, India

Lat: 19.14, Long: 72.92

Spotted on Jul 27, 2010
Submitted on Jul 27, 2010

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