Key to the Subfamily Oedipodinae
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E Tegmina with several
scattered brown spots throughout and lacking bands; background color of
head, thorax and tegmina is cream; wings colorless to pale yellow or blue
with black veins (but lacking bands); hind tibiae white or lavender; uncommon.
(Now considered to be a Gomphocerine.)
Tegmen and wing
Cibolacris parviceps (Bruner)
E' Tegmina with bands,
spots forming bands, large spots on costal margin, occasionally without
spots or very small spots; many common species.
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Tegmina with bands or large spots on costal margin only.
F' Bands crossing
the tegmina, fading in some cases at the posterior border, or tegmina spotted
or speckled throughout, or appearing uniform.
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