A pair of pests

Differential grasshopper and Brown marmorated stink bug

The preceding photo shows a pair of pests spotted along the boardwalk at Huntley Meadows Park: a Differential grasshopper (Melanoplus differentialis); and a Brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys).

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One Response to “A pair of pests”

  1. Mike Powell Says:

    I always enjoy seeing images of interactions between different species, especially when, as is the case here, they seem to be showing some curiosity about each other. The size differential between the two insects also makes this a wonderful shot.

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