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Beautiful Methiola (Grasshopper)

Methiola picta

Description:

A small wingless grasshopper with colorful legs and black knees.

Habitat:

In grass at edge of rainfloest.

Notes:

This looks like the following but the legs differ with the orange color in the legs. http://www.brisbaneinsects.com/brisbane_...

1 Species ID Suggestions

Red-legged Methiola
Methiola picta Methiola picta


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2 Comments

MartinL
MartinL 6 years ago

Thank you Mark, it sure is a cutie.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

What a gorgeous little grasshopper.

MartinL
Spotted by
MartinL

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Nov 29, 2013
Submitted on Dec 7, 2013

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