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grasshopper

Family - Acrididae

Description:

Small grasshopper about 2.5cm (1")

Habitat:

Tropical rainforest

Notes:

These grasshoppers were fairly common in Sinharaja Forest reserve but I never tired of seeing them.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Elaphrornis
Elaphrornis 8 months ago
Henry's Yellow-winged Dwarf Bamboo Grasshopper
Ochlandriphaga xanthelytrana Henry, 1933 species Ochlandriphaga xanthelytrana Henry, 1933: Orthoptera Species File


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4 Comments

bayucca
bayucca 8 months ago

Good job, Priyantha!

bayucca
bayucca 2 years ago

Acrididae.

Muckpuk
Muckpuk 2 years ago

Oh what a lovely little grasshopper!

Nayeli
Nayeli 2 years ago

Nice capture!

dandoucette
Spotted by
dandoucette

Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Lat: 6.39, Long: 80.48

Spotted on Jan 14, 2017
Submitted on Jan 28, 2017

Spotted for Mission

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