Subject: Green cicada-grasshoper like
Geographic location of the bug: North of Portugal
Time: 06:52 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Found this little guy during the summer and the only name I can find for it is the local name (cigarrela) but I would apreciate if you could discover more about it
How you want your letter signed: Miguel Gonçalves
This is a Shield-Backed Katydid in the subfamily Tettigoninae, and it is commonly called a Bush Cricket. It might be Steropleurus pseudolus which is pictured on FlickR. It might also be in the genus Ephippiger.