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''Romalea microptera'', known commonly as the eastern lubber grasshopper or just lubber grasshopper, is a grasshopper native to the southeastern and south central portion of the United States. It is the most distinctive grasshopper species within the southeastern United States, and is well known both for its size and its unique coloration. It can reach nearly 3 inches in size.

It was previously known as ''Romalea microptera'' before being moved to guttata . However after new research,.. more

Similar species: Grasshoppers And Crickets
Species identified by Joe Spandrusyszyn
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By Joe Spandrusyszyn

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Uploaded Nov 13, 2016. Captured Sep 24, 2016 14:03 in Lake Apopka Loop Trail, Apopka, FL 32703, USA.
  • ILCE-6300
  • f/5.6
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO250
  • 300mm