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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West

Entomology

Narrowwinged Sand Grasshopper

Melanoplus angustipennis (Dodge) 

Fig. 6, Adult Male Body Length 19.7-22.2 mm, Femur Length 11-12.7 mm, Antennal Segments 23-26.

Fig. 7, Adult Female BL 20.5-24.5 mm, FL 12.2-13.5 mm, AS 24-26.

Fig. 8, Spread wings of an adult female.

Fig. 9, End of male abdomen showing shape of cercus and supraanal plate.

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Identification

Nymphs and eggs of M. angustipennis

Adults of Next Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus bivittatus

Adults of Previous Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus alpinus

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Email: insectid@uwyo.edu

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