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Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families)Coryphistes ruricola

Bark grasshopper at Belconnen, ACT

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Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017
Coryphistes ruricola at Belconnen, ACT - 12 Oct 2017

Identification history

Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families) Coryphistes ruricola 11 Nov 2017 RogerFFounding Explorer - RogerF joined us in 2014!
Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families) Coryphistes ruricola 13 Oct 2017 KimPullen
Unidentified 12 Oct 2017 MattMMultiple Significant Sightings - MattM has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Bulk Reporter - MattM has reported over 100 sightings!

Author's notes

Looked like it had lichen on its back. That's some good camouflage.

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Salticidae sp. (family) at Belconnen, ACT - 6 Oct 2017
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Psychidae sp. (family) (TBC) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Oct 2017
Wallabia bicolor at Belconnen, ACT - 1 Aug 2017
Oxyopes sp. (genus) at Belconnen, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Hovea heterophylla at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015
Leucopogon virgatus at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015
Acacia gunnii at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015
Macrotona australis at Aranda, ACT - 4 Feb 2015
Pseudonaja textilis at Belconnen, ACT - 17 Mar 2012
Gompholobium huegelii at Aranda, ACT - 10 Nov 2017
Leucopogon sp. at Aranda, ACT - 4 Nov 2017
Trapezites luteus at Belconnen, ACT - 3 Nov 2017
Unidentified Case moth (Psychidae) (TBC) at Aranda, ACT - 23 Oct 2017
Araneus dimidiatus at Belconnen, ACT - 10 Oct 2017
Lehtinelagia sp. (genus) at Aranda, ACT - 6 Oct 2017
Salticidae sp. (family) at Belconnen, ACT - 6 Oct 2017
Zygometis xanthogaster (TBC) at Belconnen, ACT - 6 Oct 2017
Psychidae sp. (family) (TBC) at Aranda, ACT - 1 Oct 2017
Wallabia bicolor at Belconnen, ACT - 1 Aug 2017
Oxyopes sp. (genus) at Belconnen, ACT - 4 Jan 2017
Hovea heterophylla at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015
Leucopogon virgatus at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015
Acacia gunnii at Aranda, ACT - 11 Sep 2015
Macrotona australis at Aranda, ACT - 4 Feb 2015
Pseudonaja textilis at Belconnen, ACT - 17 Mar 2012

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Species information

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  • Local Native

Sighting information

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