Larger Pygmy Mole Grasshopper (Neotridactylus apicialis)

Larger Pygmy Mole Grasshopper (Neotridactylus apicialis) © yukioz (iNaturalist)

The range of Larger Pygmy Mole Grasshoppers includes eastern North America, west to southern California, and south to Central America. It is often found in sandy habitats near water, where it dines on  organic material such as algae.

Also called Larger Sand Cricket, Larger Pygmy Locust.

Conservation Status

Global: GNR


iNaturalist shows observations March – October for Neotridactylus apicialis in the U.S.

More Information

Vermont Distribution

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