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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

June 9, 2020

Location: Fellsmere, St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park

I am a Marbled Grasshopper, 
I live in Florida and all the way up to the great lakes.
I stridulate and do fancy leg lifts
When I want to impress a mate.

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

Photo and text © 2020 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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