Lubber Grasshoppers

Key To The Lubber Grasshoppers (Romaleidae)

Previous Key (Short-Horned - Level 1a)

Level 1a

Black with orange or yellow markings. Tegmina surpassing or nearly reaching tip of abdomen. Very large (to 65 mm). Hind wings pink with dark band ...

Image of a Taeniopoda eques grasshopper

Level 1b

Not black. Tegmina reduced to small oval pads ... Go to Level 2