Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Apply Now to the University of Wyoming apply now
Visit Campus
Download UW Viewbook
Give to UW

Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West

Entomology

Key to the Melanoplus Species

Previous Step (D')

E Furculae well over half as long as the supra-anal plate, broad at base and tapering rather abruptly; hind tibiae blue; should occur in northwestern Colorado in sagebrush.
 

Furculae and supraanal plate Cercus
Melanoplus complanatipes Scudder


E' Furculae about one-half length of supra-anal plate, expanding from base and then tapering to a point; hind tibiae green; not reported from Colorado but may occur in the southeastern portion of the state.
 
Furculae and supraanal plate Cercus

Melanoplus bispinosus Scudder



 

Grasshoppers of Colorado Contents

Contact Us

Scott Schell

Room #9, Agriculture Bldg.

Phone: (307) 766-2508

Email: insectid@uwyo.edu

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Accreditation | Virtual Tour | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Privacy Policy | Harassment & Discrimination | Accessibility Accessibility information icon