Colored Grasshopper

because this is natures Painted Grasshopper, Dactylotum bicolor. Also known as the Rainbow Grasshopper. Nature is AWEsome!

Rainbow Grasshopper on Octotillo by Bob Jensen, via 500px

"Dactylotum bicolor", commonly known as the Rainbow Grasshopper, Painted Grasshopper, or Barber Pole Grasshopper

Phymateus Viridipes, also known as the Green Milkweed Locust or African Bush Grasshopper, is an African locust in the family Pyrgomorphidae (Gaudy Grasshoppers). It is about 70 millimetres (2.8 in) long at maturity and capable of long migratory flights. Its body and fore-wings are green in colour while the hind-wings are bright red and blue, presenting a striking appearance in flight.

Phymateus Viridipes, also known as the Green Milkweed Locust or African Bush Grasshopper, is an African locust in the family Pyrgomorphidae (Gaudy Grasshopper

˚Grasshopper - India / too beautiful a pin to pass up - but can anyone identify this grasshopper?

˚Grasshopper - India / too beautiful a pin to pass up - but can anyone identify this grasshopper?

Very sexy grasshopper wearing his bettlejuice outfit.J.Froelicher

Very sexy grasshopper wearing his bettlejuice outfit.

Blue And Red Grasshopper; I don't like bugs, but man, is this cool.

Blue And Red Grasshopper; I don't like bugs, but man, is this cool.

"Bet you didn't know that I come in these colours!"  (Photo By: © Jon Rapp.)

Painted Grasshooper (Dactylotum bicolor) photo by Jon Rapp. found on the Western Plains of the United States

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