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Painted Grasshopper

Poekilocerus pictus


Indian Painted Grasshopper Poekilocerus pictus (Nymph)

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Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

@Shahu its Nymph(juvenile stage) of Indian Painted Grasshopper. See carefully its wings are not developed. You mostly find it feeding on Milkweed plant leafs.

Yasser 10 years ago

Wow! this is a fantastic photo Shahu! Thanks for sharing. What a beautiful insect.

Shahu 10 years ago

grasshoper-like insect spotted at SAMEER Hills, IIT Bombay on 25 Aug, 2009.

Spotted by

Thane, Union Territory of Dādra and Nagar Haveli, India

Spotted on Jul 27, 2010
Submitted on Jul 27, 2010

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