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  • French
    • criquet à pattes rouges
  • Scientific Names
    • Melanoplus femurrubrum
  • English
    • Red-legged Grasshopper

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Recent observations

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

biota

Date

August 26, 2015

Description

Dozens of these grasshoppers in the grassy fields. Captured a few in sweep net.

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

trc_alison

Date

August 24, 2015

Description

There's a big grasshopper in the middle. It was about 5-6cm/3 inches long, I thought it was a small frog when I first saw it!

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

rdmpage

Date

August 23, 2015 11:46 AM EDT

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

rdmpage

Date

August 23, 2015 02:49 PM EDT

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

wabbytwax

Date

August 10, 2015

Place

York, PA (Google, OSM)

Description

Going to be doing lots of macro work now that I have some new gear. This is a focus stack of 6 images using the Canon MP-E 65mm lens. I can't wait to dig into the tiny bug world!

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

jasontouleyrou

Date

August 8, 2015 01:52 PM EDT

Description

Suzanne observed a red-legged grasshopper during the BioBlitz Bat Walk. Observed near the wildflower garden on the Cranbrook Campus.

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

juliefiliberti

Date

July 10, 2015 12:52 PM EDT

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Date

January 29, 2015

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

calopteryx

Date

October 25, 2014

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

codyhough

Date

July 20, 2010

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Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

npollock66

Date

August 19, 2008

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What

Red-legged Grasshopper Melanoplus femurrubrum

Observer

keimwj

Date

September 9, 2014 01:08 PM EDT

Description

09 Sep 2014.
Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust, Montgomery Co, PA.
Nymph.
Found along a grassy path through a meadow.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Red-legged Grasshopper (Melanoplus femurrubrum) is a species of grasshopper belonging to the genus Melanoplus. It is found in Mexico, United States, and Canada.

No range data available.