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Grasshoppers are brown with darker markings. They are found widely throughout the United States. They are herbivores in general, feeding on various plants, though some strictly prefer different grasses. More »

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Desert biomes are dry climates that receive less than 50 centimeters of rain each year. Desert biomes feature one of four habitats—arid deserts, semi-arid deserts, coastal deserts and cold deserts. The desert biome cover... More »

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Barack Obama had the nickname "O'Bomber" in high school due to his basketball skills. When he was a teenager, Obama worked at a Baskin-Robbins ice cream shop. In 2006, he won a Grammy for his audio recording of "Dreams F... More »

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According to Sciences 360, a locust is a type of grasshopper, with different behavior. Locusts can exist alone or in communities, while grasshoppers only exist in solitary states. If a locust can find food it remains alo... More »

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Grasshoppers are consumers because they are animals. All animals are consumers because they have to eat producers or other consumers. In contrast, plants are producers because they create their own food with the aid of t... More »

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A grasshopper has five eyes, including two compound eyes and three simple eyes. The compound eyes are made up of many separate lenses that work together to form a picture. The compound eyes are used to see, but scientist... More »

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The average lifespan of a grasshopper is one year. Birds, reptiles, rodents and larger insects are the grasshopper's predators. The grasshopper is an herbivore and consumes plant matter. More »

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