Black Bush Cricket
Female
Ellura
Short Antennae Matchstick Grasshopper
Mating
 
    
Mottled Matchstick Grasshopper (Morabidae ES1)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Crickets, Grasshoppers & Katydids (Orthoptera)
Family: Matchstick Grasshopper (Morabidae)
Species: Mottled Matchstick Grasshopper (Morabidae ES1)

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Feb-2014
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.