Subject: What type of Grasshopper?
Geographic location of the bug: St Johns County, FL
Time: 01:00 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Spotted this extremely large colorful grasshopper in a local park. Would like to know exactly what it is.
How you want your letter signed: Thanks, Michele
This is an Eastern Lubber Grasshopper, a flightless species that often appears in great numbers. Your individual is a light colored individual. There is also a dark variation of the Eastern Lubber.