The Grasshopper is an insect in the suborder (Caelifera) with in the order (Orthoptera) which consists of jumping insects. Grasshoppers are found in a variety of habitats, including grasslands, semi-arid regions and lowland tropical forests. Grasshopper colors can range from green to olive to brown and can also have red or yellow markings.
A grasshopper sitting on a fern (Polypodiopside) in the woods.
A grasshopper sitting in a field of tall grass (Poaceae).
A green grasshopper eating a blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum) in the backyard during the summer.
A green grasshopper sitting in a blueberry bush (Vaccinium corymbosum) during August in New England.
A grasshopper sitting on a blooming pink phlox flower (Polemoniaceae).
A grasshopper feeding on a geranium (Pelargonium x horotum) in the garden.
A small grasshopper sitting on top of a dandelion head (Asteraceae).
A green grasshopper holding onto a stalk of grass (Poaceae).