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Two-Striped Grasshopper

Melanoplus bivittatus


about one inch, 2 prominent white stripes with black in between




I spotted this at Fireman's Park. This grasshopper let me get extremely close to it and still never jumped away. I used the flash on a few of the photos.

1 Species ID Suggestions

KeithRoragen 12 years ago
Two-striped Grasshopper
Melanoplus bivittatus Species Melanoplus bivittatus - Two-Striped Grasshopper - BugGuide.Net

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1 Comment

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 12 years ago

Thanks Keith, turns out I saw a nymph of this earlier in the summer.

Dan Doucette
Spotted by
Dan Doucette

Niagara Falls, Ontario, Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Sep 9, 2011
Submitted on Sep 10, 2011

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