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Painted Grasshopper

Poekilocerus pictus

1 Species ID Suggestions

peter
peter 9 years ago
Ak Grasshopper
Poekilocerus pictus File:Poekilocerus pictus.jpg - Wikimedia Commons


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21 Comments

Atul
Atul 8 years ago

Thanks everyone!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Wow! So nice!!

AnnalisaD
AnnalisaD 9 years ago

wow Atul this is a really amazing capture!

CourtneyVerk
CourtneyVerk 9 years ago

awesome spotting Atul!

plnauta
plnauta 9 years ago

This is unreal ;) great spotting. Thanks

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 9 years ago

Awesome..:-)

SeanWeekly
SeanWeekly 9 years ago

WOW Atul what a beautiful grasshopper!

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

thanks

NicoleB
NicoleB 9 years ago

This is ONE amazing critter!

I bet it is poisonous, and I am sure he tastes very bad

dreamfalcon
dreamfalcon 9 years ago

wow! amazing colors!

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

thanks all we have loads of these grasshoppers especially beach side

animaisfotos
animaisfotos 9 years ago

Surreal. It's almost if some delicate hand painted this beautiful creature. Thanks for sharing. Great capture.

Saarbrigger
Saarbrigger 9 years ago

Unbelievable picture. Great.

The Swedish soccer fans could take it as mascot. :-)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Peter its also known as Painted Grasshopper.
http://indianaturewatch.net/view_cat.php...

Atul
Atul 9 years ago

Thanks guys @Susan the third one is a juvenile

peter
peter 9 years ago

Given it was found in India, this is definitely Poekilocerus pictus

Nicholas4
Nicholas4 9 years ago

just perfect..
Nick

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

on the third shot...there is a different one...

SusanEllison
SusanEllison 9 years ago

wow spectacular colors

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Beautiful Atul!

Atul
Spotted by
Atul

Maharashtra, India

Spotted on Sep 19, 2010
Submitted on Jul 12, 2011

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