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Southeastern Lubber Grasshopper

Romalea microptera

Habitat:

Woods

1 Species ID Suggestions

Eastern Lubber Grasshopper
Romalea microptera eastern lubber grasshopper - Romalea guttata (Houttuyn)


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2 Comments

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Nice::

BrianStephens
BrianStephens 8 years ago

Have you noticed these when they are babies? early next spring, be on the look out for black small grasshoppers with either a red or yellow strip down thier back. that's how they start and will be come these critters by the end of summer.
I live in Jacksonville and we have a lot of them. my neighbor is on a crusade to massacre them because she is convinced they are not native. i'm still trying to educate her. :)

Bellanova
Spotted by
Bellanova

Naples, Florida, USA

Spotted on Jul 30, 2012
Submitted on Dec 3, 2012

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