Porraxia nanaCommon name: Perth Porraxia

Meaning of name: Unknown.

Distribution: Found around the Perth region of Western Australia. 

Remarks: The colour of this species is variable. Males grow to 8mm long, females to 16mm. We have photographed it in October and December.

References: A Guide to Australian Grasshoppers and Locusts. DCF Rentz, RC Lewis, YN Su and MS Upton. 2003

Identification courtesy of David Knowles.

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