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EENY-004: American grasshopper, Schistocerca americana (Drury) (Insecta: Orthoptera: Acrididae)

Figure 14. Partial defoliation of foliage along edge of corn field, in Gilchrist County, FL. Damage by the American grasshopper, Schistocerca americana (Drury), tends to be concentrated along field margins, at least initially.

Credit: John Capinera, University of Florida