Chorthippus parallelus (Zetterstedt 1821) (Family Acrididae)


Male

Female

Nymph

Couple

Length: Male 10.3-16mm, Female 16.5-23mm; Forewing Length: Male 5.9-10.3mm, Female 3.8-8.3mm
Egg Nymph Adult
June - May May - July
(Earliest: 14.5)
June - October
(Earliest: 9.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Wet Meadows
Food:

Poaceae
Parasitoids:

Blaesoxipha erythrura Larva

Nature Spot: Meadow Grasshopper - Chorthippus parallelus


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