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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Greenstriped Grasshopper

Chortophaga viridifasciata (DeGeer)

Fig. 1, First instar Body Length 5.5-8.2 mm, Femur Length 2.4-3.7 mm, Antennal Segments 10-13.

Fig. 2, Second instar BL 7.8-10.1 mm, FL 4.6-5.1 mm, AS 16-17.

Fig. 3, Third Instar BL 9.5-11.8 mm, FL 6.1-6.6 mm, AS 19-20.

Fig. 4, Fourth Instar BL 13.5-15 mm, FL 7.1-8.2 mm, AS 20-21.

Fig. 5, Fifth Instar BL 17.3-20 mm, FL 9.0-11.1 mm, AS 21-22.

Fig. 10, Chortophaga viridifasciata egg pod and several loose eggs.

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Adults of C. viridifasciata

Nymphs of Next Species in Subfamily: Derotmema haydeni

Nymphs of Previous Species in Subfamily: Camnula pellucida

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