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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Velvetstriped Grasshopper

Eritettix simplex (Scudder)

Fig. 6, Adult Male Body Length 15-16.5 mm, Femur Length 9.1-10.2 mm, Antennal Segments 23-25.

Fig. 7, Adult Female BL 22-23.5 mm, FL 12-12.7 mm, AS 23-25.

Fig. 9, View of head and pronotum of adult female.

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Nymphs and eggs of E. simplex

Adults of Next Species in Subfamily; Mermiria bivittata

Adults of Previous Species in Subfamily: Cordillacris occipitalis

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