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Monday, June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020

Location: Fellsmere, St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park
 
I am a Longhorn Band-wing Grasshopper
I live in Florida all year round
Sometimes I am known to crepitate, 
Which means that I make a crackling sound.

Sources: UFL Entomology Dept - Bandwinged Grasshoppers Subfamily Oedipodinae (page 6) 

Photo and text © 2020 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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