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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West

Entomology

Gladston Grasshopper

Melanoplus gladstoni Scudder

Fig. 6, Adult Male Body Length 19-22.5 mm, Femur Length 11-12.3 mm, Antennal Segments 24-27.

Fig. 7, Adult Female BL 20.1-25.2 mm, FL 11.5-13.5 mm, AS 25-27.

Fig. 8, End of male abdomen to show shape of cercus.

Fig. 9, Spread wings of female.

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Identification

Nymphs and eggs of M. gladstoni

Adults of Next Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus infantilis

Adults of Previous Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus foedus

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