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Painted Grasshopper

Poekilocerus pictus

Description:

Indian Painted Grasshopper Poekilocerus pictus (Nymph)

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3 Comments

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
Yasser 10 years ago

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

Shahu
Shahu 10 years ago

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

Shahu
Spotted by
Shahu

Thane, Union Territory of Dādra and Nagar Haveli, India

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

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