Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families)Perunga ochracea  

Perunga grasshopper at Molonglo River Park

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Perunga ochracea at Molonglo River Park - 6 Oct 2017
Perunga ochracea at Molonglo River Park - 6 Oct 2017
Perunga ochracea at Molonglo River Park - 6 Oct 2017

Identification history

Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families) Perunga ochracea 6 Oct 2017 MichaelMulvaney1.1K
Grasshopper (Orthoptera, several families) Perunga ochracea 6 Oct 2017 RichardMilner296

Significant sighting

MichaelMulvaney1.1K noted:
6 Oct 2017

This species is very rarely recorded, and it is endemic to and threatened in our region. It is fantastic that it has been found within a restoration area. Well done Richard

Author's notes

Found within pink-tailed worm-lizard habitat restoration site

1 comment

RichardMilner296 wrote:
   6 Oct 2017
Thanks Michael. Pretty exciting find.

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Location information

Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

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