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Grasshoppers of Colorado

Grasshoppers of Colorado

From plains to peaks, grasshoppers occupy a variety of habitats throughout Colorado. Their populations are spotty, so documenting their diversity can shed light on changes in habitat quality over time. Sign in to join mission

Grasshoppers of Colorado
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Many grasshopper species have specific habitat requirements. Populations of some species have declined markedly in the last several decades, so documenting where relic populations are is a valuable exercise.

Grasshoppers of Colorado

Lat: 38.83 Long: -104.82

Recent Spottings

Pronotal Range Grasshopper BugEric 2 0 Pronotal Range Grasshopper
Speckle-winged Rangeland Grasshopper Cantheuse 3 0 Speckle-winged Rangeland Grasshopper
Northern Green-striped Grasshopper -nymph Cantheuse 2 0 Northern Green-striped Grasshopper -nymph
Awl-shaped Pygmy Grasshopper Cantheuse 1 0 Awl-shaped Pygmy Grasshopper
Northern Green-striped Grasshopper Cantheuse 1 0 Northern Green-striped Grasshopper
Red-legged Grasshopper Cantheuse 1 0 Red-legged Grasshopper
Two-striped Grasshopper Cantheuse 1 0 Two-striped Grasshopper
Northern Green-striped Grasshopper Cantheuse 1 0 Northern Green-striped Grasshopper
Red-winged Grasshopper Robb Hinds 5 0 Red-winged Grasshopper
Carolina Grasshopper Robb Hinds 2 1 Carolina Grasshopper
Two-striped Grasshopper Robb Hinds 1 0 Two-striped Grasshopper
Differential Grasshopper BlueAppaloosa 1 0 Differential Grasshopper
Unknown Grasshopper BlueAppaloosa 3 1 Unknown Grasshopper
Northern Green-Striped Grasshopper BlueAppaloosa 1 0 Northern Green-Striped Grasshopper
Northern Green-striped Grasshopper BlueAppaloosa 2 0 Northern Green-striped Grasshopper
Spotting pbsandler 1 0 Spotting
Blue-legged Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Blue-legged Grasshopper
Speckle-Wing Grasshopper BlueAppaloosa 1 0 Speckle-Wing Grasshopper
Black-winged Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Black-winged Grasshopper
Lakin Grasshopper (female) allyenw 1 1 Lakin Grasshopper (female)
Snakeweed Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Snakeweed Grasshopper
Plains Lubber BugEric 3 0 Plains Lubber
Hayden's Grasshopper BugEric 2 0 Hayden's Grasshopper
Thistle Grasshopper BugEric 2 0 Thistle Grasshopper
Two-Stripe Grasshopper BlueAppaloosa 2 0 Two-Stripe Grasshopper
Great Crested Grasshopper BugEric 4 1 Great Crested Grasshopper
Grasshopper nymph with erythrism textless 24 5 Grasshopper nymph with erythrism
Plains Lubber BugEric 2 0 Plains Lubber
Green Fool Grasshopper BugEric 6 1 Green Fool Grasshopper
Club-horned Grasshopper (nymph or female) allyenw 0 1 Club-horned Grasshopper (nymph or female)
American Grasshopper bugblub 1 1 American Grasshopper
Rainbow Grasshopper BugEric 31 8 Rainbow Grasshopper
Red-shanked Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Red-shanked Grasshopper
Platte Range Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Platte Range Grasshopper
Plains Lubber BugEric 4 2 Plains Lubber
Two-striped Mermiria BugEric 1 1 Two-striped Mermiria
Differential Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Differential Grasshopper
Velvet-striped Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Velvet-striped Grasshopper
Western Clouded Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Western Clouded Grasshopper
Spot-winged Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Spot-winged Grasshopper
Carolina Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Carolina Grasshopper
Three-banded Range Grasshopper BugEric 1 1 Three-banded Range Grasshopper
Clear-winged Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Clear-winged Grasshopper
Striped Slant-face Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Striped Slant-face Grasshopper
Big-headed Grasshopper BugEric 1 0 Big-headed Grasshopper
Carolina Grasshopper MountainManiac 0 1 Carolina Grasshopper
Crowned Grasshopper bugeric24 1 0 Crowned Grasshopper
Two-striped Grasshopper (female) textless 1 4 Two-striped Grasshopper (female)
Red-winged Grasshopper bugeric24 0 0 Red-winged Grasshopper
Wyoming Toothpick Grasshopper BugEric 0 1 Wyoming Toothpick Grasshopper

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