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Spiny Moss Katydid

Championica sp.

Description:

I have never seen this grasshopper before, can anyone help on ID?

1 Species ID Suggestions

peter
peter 9 years ago
Spiny moss katydid
Championica pilata Championica


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19 Comments

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Wow::

LisaFP
LisaFP 8 years ago

Wow! We have katydid's here in Texas (I think I'm thinking of the right one!) But they don't look like that and they are loud! I hope I'm right, I might have a pic....

Apple
Apple 8 years ago

Very cool!

AnnvanWijgerden
AnnvanWijgerden 9 years ago

Wow, never realized a katydid could look SO scary!

auntnance123
auntnance123 9 years ago

Wickedly cool!

RachelleSmith
RachelleSmith 9 years ago

No wonder our leaves keep getting eaten. Thanks so much for the info.

Latimeria
Latimeria 9 years ago

Wonderful shot, I can see where it gets its name.

CikraVajnai
CikraVajnai 9 years ago

thats creepy!

Krishnendu Guin
Krishnendu Guin 9 years ago

wow!...Alien!!!

peter
peter 9 years ago

I believe the common name is the Spiny moss katydid.

peter
peter 9 years ago

Could this be Championica pilata?

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Look dangerous than Devil katydid

Aman
Aman 9 years ago

Superb! Please add more images of this spotting if you have them.

RachelleSmith
RachelleSmith 9 years ago

Thanks, so many great pictures.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Terrifying...

Dangermouse
Dangermouse 9 years ago

Amazing photo! Brilliant spotting. And welcome to PN! :)

dandoucette
dandoucette 9 years ago

Great first spotting. Welcome to Project Noah.

dandoucette
dandoucette 9 years ago

Wow!

RachelleSmith
Spotted by
RachelleSmith

Panama

Spotted on Aug 12, 2011
Submitted on Aug 12, 2011

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