Yellow-cross Grasshopper

small yellow cross grasshopper, f. Acrididae, Kenya, photo © by Michael Plagens

Observed along the Elgeyo Escarpment just below Iten, Kenya. July 2014.

Even though this grasshopper is small, about 12mm in length, and has very short wings, it is probably an adult female.

Acrididae -- Grasshopper Family

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Kenya Natural History

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