Red-headed Bush Cricket (Phyllopalpus pulchellus)

Order: Orthoptera (or-THOP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Trigonidiidae
Genus: Phyllopalpus
Species: pulchellus (pul-KEL-us) (Info)

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Buchanan, Georgia
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Pequannock, New Jersey
Greensboro, North Carolina
Pittsboro, North Carolina
Cleveland, Ohio
Morrisville, Pennsylvania
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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On Nov 10, 2008, lisarainsong from Cleveland, OH wrote:

Also called the Handsome Trig, this gorgeous little cricket is found in shrubs such as dogwoods and viburnums in sunny hedge row and border habitats here in NE Ohio.