one inch, bright green, yellow eyes
The most beautiful leaf grasshopper ever! 1.5in two yellow eyes and lovely light leaf green.
Conocephalus (Xiphidion) discolor (Thunberg, 1815) ♂
Phaneroptera sp. (Serville 1831) nymph
length: 3 inches
Es una especie adaptada que tiene apariencia de una hoja para no ser acechado por otras especies.
Ruspolia nitidula (Scopoli 1786)
Found at base of a terrestrial orchid
Insects in the family Tettigoniidae are commonly called katydids or bush-crickets. There are more than 6,400 species. Part of the suborder Ensifera, it is the only family in the superfamily Tettigonioidea. The name is derived from the genus Tettigonia, first described by Carl Linnaeus in 1748. They are also known as long-horned grasshoppers, although they are more closely related to crickets and weta than to any type of grasshopper. Many tettigoniids exhibit mimicry and camouflage, commonly...