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Acrididae? Can this image be brought to genus and species? - Melanoplus femurrubrum - male

Acrididae? Can this image be brought to genus and species? - Melanoplus femurrubrum - Male
Pelerin, Kent County, New Brunswick, Canada
September 12, 2011

a male Red-legged Grasshopper
Moved from Melanoplus.

 
Thanks David!
Still looking for more kinds and having a lot of fun doing so...

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Spur-throated Grasshopper
Looks like genus Melanoplus, but it'll probably take a grasshopper expert to tell the species for certain.

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