Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Hooded Grasshopper

Teratodes monticollis

Description:

This huge green grasshopper’s hood is bordered with yellow fringe. The tip of the antennae is yellow, followed by red and then green. It has bright white compound eyes. A small blue patch is visible just above the front legs. Length is 80 mm. From afar it looks like a leaf.

Habitat:

Spotted on a hill, near a row of flower pots. It was crawling very slowly.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

6 Comments

Deepti S
Deepti S 5 years ago

Thanks M.A. Orendan!

M.A. Orendan
M.A. Orendan 5 years ago

Fantastic!

Deepti S
Deepti S 5 years ago

Thank you, SukanyaDatta!

Deepti S
Deepti S 5 years ago

Thank you, DrNamgyaIT.Sherpa!

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta 5 years ago

Too good, Deepti.

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 5 years ago

Fantastic series Deepti!

Deepti S
Spotted by
Deepti S

Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jun 15, 2015
Submitted on Jun 22, 2015

Related Spottings

Hooded grasshopper Hooded Grasshopper Hooded grasshopper Hooded grasshoppers

Nearby Spottings

Champak Purple Allamanda Hoverfly Red Velvet Mite
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors