Wingless Mountain Grasshopper Booneacris glacialis S.H. Scudder, 1862    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Orthoptera   >   Family Acrididae   >   Genus Booneacris   

Description:

Totally wingless spurthoat Grasshopper; usually greenish; with face nearly vertical. Found in northeast. Very closely akin, and similar to Dendrotettix, Appalachia, and perhaps Melanoplus viridipes, but those all have at least short wings. (BugGuide)

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A female Wingless Mountain Grasshopper about 15 feet up a tree in Garrett Co., Maryland (8/30/2020). Verified by Brandon Woo/BugGuide. Photo by Jim Moore. (MBP list)(More of this species)


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