Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

American Bird Grasshopper

Schistocerca americana

Description:

Large, usually has creamy strip extending from head to forewings. Characteristically flies up and into trees when disturbed, behavior quite different from most other grasshoppers.Herbivore, feeds on a variety of grasses, forbs (non-grass herbs), and foliage of woody plants. It can be a pest of crops.

Habitat:

Fields, open woodlands

Notes:

Found in grassy field in Kendall Indian Hammocks Park

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

JabariMcNichols
Spotted by
JabariMcNichols

Kendall, Florida, USA

Spotted on Jan 15, 2013
Submitted on Jan 15, 2013

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team