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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Kennicott Grasshopper

Melanoplus kennicotti (Scudder)

Fig. 6, Adult Male Body Length 15.5-17.5 mm, Femur Length 9.7-10 mm, Antennal Segments 23-24.

Fig. 7, Adult Female BL 20-32 mm, FL 10.5-12.3 mm, AS 23-25.

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

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Nymphs and eggs of M. kennicotti

Adults of Next Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus lakinus

Adults of Previous Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus keeleri

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