|Bermiella acuta - Water-loving grasshopper|
|This grasshopper lives along watercourses in dense grass or sedges. It will move down the stem into the water. It is able to trap air in a chamber situated beneath the tegmina over the first abdominal spiracle, and hence can breath under water.|
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Grasshopper Country - The Abundant Orthopteroid Insects of Australia
University of NSW Press, 1996