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Horse Lubber Grasshopper (Taeniopoda eques)
horse lubber grasshopperDESCRIPTION: Large, heavy-bodied grasshopper (1.5-2.5") that is black with yellow markings, and has green wing veins.
NATURAL HISTORY:
Often seen in fall. The bright colors warn would-be predators of their noxious taste. 
horse lubber grasshopper showing red in wings

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