Orphulella sp.

Gomphocerine Grasshopper

Orphulella sp., grasshopper photo from French Guiana


Family: Acrididae

Subfamily: Gomphocerinae

Length: grasshopper in top photo 17.7 mm


The 24 species of Ophulella are distributed from Canada through southern South America. Several species are among the most common Grasshoppers in the Neotropics.

Photo data: The photos on this page were taken at Montsinéry, French Guiana. 27 May 2011.

Orphulella sp., photograph from French Guiana (Guyane)