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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West

Entomology

Sagebrush Grasshopper

Melanoplus bowditchi Scudder

Fig. 6, Adult Male Body Length 19-24.5 mm, Femur Length 11.5-12.5 mm, Antennal Segments 24-25.

Fig. 7, Adult Female BL 22.5-26.5 mm, FL 12-14.5 mm, AS 24.

Fig. 8, End of adult male abdomen showing the cercus.

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Identification

Nymphs and eggs of M. bowditchi

Adults of Next Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus bruneri

Adults of Previous Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus borealis

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