Taslopa montana

Found in Tasmania and the higher parts of Victoria and NSW. Known in a brachypterous (reduced wings) and a macropterous (long winged) form.

Taslopa montana  
This insect showed leg waving behaviour
Mid August 2016
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Identification and information thanks to Murray Fletcher

 

Late December 2016
The Big Bend, Mount Wellington/kunanyi

Late March 2017
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart/nipaluna
Images to show the camouflage
 

Late August 2018
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart/nipaluna
On a Poa stem.