21005-25502 Monkey grasshopper (Pseudomnesicles roseosignatus) adult on fern frond. These colourful but primitive grasshoppers feed mainly on ancient plant groups such as algae, ferns and gymnosperms. The 120 or so species of monkey grasshoppers hail mainly from tropical South American, and South East Asian rainforests. This individual was in Tangkoko Reserve, North Sulawesi.
25502Monkey grasshopperPseudomnesiclesroseosignatusadultfern frondprimitive grasshoppertropicalSouth East AsiarainforestTangkokoReserveNorthSulawesi