High Mountain Grasshopper (Suborder Caelifera - Grasshoppers) on Anemone occidentalis Western pasqueflower.
From a note in Bugguide:
"Typical candidates for high elevation grasshoppers in the Pacific Northwest include Trimerotropis and Circotettix."
I think this is in the Subfamily Oedipodinae - Band-winged Grasshoppers.
Lakes Trail, Mount Rainier National Park
Elevation 1755 meters (5760 feet)
Between Meadowatch Plot 6 and Plot 7
Hiking and botanize in Reflection Lakes and Paradise area of Mount Rainier as part of MeadoWatch
On Sorghum halepense (Poaceae), Johnson grass (Texas invasive plant)
backyard near a hummingbird feeder
Orthoptera is an order of insects with paurometabolous or incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, cave crickets, Jerusalem crickets, katydids, weta, lubber, Acrida, and locusts. Many insects in this order produce sound (known as a "stridulation") by rubbing their wings against each other or their legs, the wings or legs containing rows of corrugated bumps. The tympanum or ear is located in the front tibia in crickets, mole crickets, and katydids, and on the first abdominal...