Northern Green Striped Grasshopper: Pink/Purple form - What's That Bug?
Purple grasshopper, Chortophaga viridifasciata nymph maybe? Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 3:00 PM This has got to be one of the cutest little critters I’ve ever seen! It’s purple! I have never seen one like it before. A friend of mine caught it in her yard, and saved it for me. I’ve had so much [...]
Meadow Grasshopper in pink
Spotted in the Forest of Dean, this Meadow Grasshopper stood out a lot better than its more conventionally coloured relatives. I believe the pink colouration is caused by a genetic abnormality. I think it's pretty unusual to see one this vivid.