Species Account for Omocestus viridulus
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Taxonomic group: grasshoppers, crickets and allies (Orthoptera group) - County data
Common Green Grasshopper on Orthoptera Recording Scheme website
Essex Red Data List comment
Very well distributed nationally, but a scarce Essex species. 36 1km records since 1980 spread over 17 10km squares. The insect is absent from the eastern half of the county. It occurs in heathy areas particularly in the Epping area where half the record