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Crackling Forest Grasshopper (Trimerotropis verruculata)

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Overview

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State status

Status and Natural Heritage Inventory documented occurrences in Wisconsin

The table below provides information about the protected status - both state and federal - and the rank (S and G Ranks) for Crackling Forest Grasshopper (Trimerotropis verruculata). See the Working List Key for more information about abbreviations. Counties shaded blue have documented occurrences for this species in the Wisconsin Natural Heritage Inventory database. The map is provided as a general reference of where occurrences of this species meet NHI data standards and is not meant as a comprehensive map of all observations.

Note: Species recently added to the NHI Working List may temporarily have blank occurrence maps.


Documented locations of Trimerotropis verruculata in the Natural Heritage Inventory Database as of July 2015.
Summary Information
State StatusSC/N
Federal Status in Wisconsinnone
State RankS2S3
Global RankG5
Tracked by NHIY
WWAP SGCN

Species guidance


Identification: Dark-bodied, strongly speckled grasshopper. Pronotum with two transverse sulci. Hind wing pale yellow with black band in the central area and a smoky band in distal third. Hind tibia brown to black with a pale basal ring.

Similar Species: Darker than congeners.

State Distribution: The Northern Highlands.

Global Distribution: Northern states of eastern and midwestern U.S. into the border provinces including the northernmost portions of Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

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Last revised: Tuesday, November 28, 2017