Giant Crested Grasshopper
Dorsal, ~40mm
Giant Crested Grasshopper
Head, profile
Giant Crested Grasshopper (Macrolopholia sp)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: Grasshopper Cricket (Orthoptera)
Family: Grasshopper (Acrididae)
Species: Giant Crested Grasshopper (Macrolopholia sp)
This Photo:     Head, dorsal

Thank you Robert Read for confirming the identification of this species

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

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 12-Oct-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species