Yellow-Winged Locust

Gastrimargus musicus (Fabricius, 1775)

These larger grasshoppers are easily found given their Yellow wings that are on full display when in flight and together with the clicking sound made they stand out.

They areusally green in colour however when swarming the adults become a drak brown colour

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What habitats does Gastrimargus musicus live in?

Amoungst Grass and pastures

What is the distribution of Gastrimargus musicus?

Most states of Australia including Tasmania

How big does Gastrimargus musicus grow?

Can grow to around 50mm

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