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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Key to Subfamily Gomphocerinae

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Lateral carinea weak; tips of tegmina usually extending beyond tips of hind femora; tegmina with dark and pale stripes; uncommon in southeast Colorado.

Mermiria texana (Bruner)

Lateral carinae distinct; tips of tegmina usually not extending to tips of hind femora; tegmina without pale stripes; eastern Colorado.

Antennal cross section Top view of pronotum
Mermiria picta (Walker)

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