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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Little Spurthroated Grasshopper

Melanoplus infantilis Scudder 

Fig. 6, Adult Male Body Length 16.5-17 mm, Femur Length 9.6-10.7 mm, Antennal Segments 25-26.

Fig. 7, Adult Female BL 16-19 mm, FL 10.5-11.2 mm, AS 24-25.

Fig. 9, End of male abdomen showing shape of male cercus.

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Nymphs and eggs of M. infantilis

Adults of Next Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus keeleri

Adults of Previous Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus gladstoni

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