Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Sphingonotus
Family: Oedipodidae (Insecta/Orthoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
sp. 120
NOTES

A medium-sized grasshopper. Snaps its wings during short flights and displays its colourful hindwings as it lands briefly.


AUTHORITY
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: The head and thorax are black while the wings are a very dark blue
Colour: Black
Notes: The abdomen is orange
Colour: Orange
Common Name
Grasshopper
Habitat
NOTES: Caught in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year



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