Thursday, 16 February 2017

Orthoptera seen inthe French Jura in recent years

Part 2: Grasshoppers:

Chrysochraon dispar, female

Stauroderus scalaris, male

Chorthippus biguttulus group (3 above)

Chorthippus parallelus

Miramella alpina, male and female

Euthystira brachyptera, long-winged form, female, and male

Monday, 6 February 2017

Orthoptera seen in the French Jura in recent years

I've finally had several species of orthoptera confirmed which I found and photographed in this area in June/July 2012 and 2014.

Part 1: Bush-crickets

Platycleis albopunctata - adult and nymph

Decticus verrucivorus - nymph

Tettigonia cantans - adult and (probable) nymph

Pholidoptera griseoaptera - adult

Metrioptera brachyptera