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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Key to Subfamily Oedipodinae

F Tegmina almost uniform in color, bands not prominent; inner margin of wings black; widespread.

Pronotum Tegmen and wing
Dissosteira carolina (Linneaus)

F' Tegmina with bands consisting of spots or blotches; inner margin of wings pale yellow or colorless, surrounded by a broad black band that does not reach the posterior margin; eastern Colorado.

Tegmen and wing
Dissosteira longipennis (Thomas)

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