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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Specklewinged Grasshopper

Arphia conspersa Scudder 

Fig. 1, First instar Body Length 4.8-6.1 mm, Femur Length 2.8-3.1 mm, Antennal Segments 13.

Fig. 2, Second instar BL 6.4-8 mm, FL 3.8-4.2 mm, AS 15-16.

Fig. 3, Third Instar BL 9-11.5 mm, FL 5.3-6.5 mm, AS 17-18.

Fig. 4, Fourth Instar BL 12-15.5 mm, FL 6.9-8.3 mm, AS 20-21.

Fig. 5, Fifth Instar BL 15-18 mm, FL 8.7-10.6 mm, AS 23-24.

Fig. 10, Arphia conspersa egg pod and several loose eggs.

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Adults of A. conspersa

Nymphs of Next Species in Subfamily: Arphia pseudonietana

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