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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Mottled Sand Grasshopper

Spharagemon collare (Scudder) 

Fig. 6, Adult Male Body Length 21-23.5 mm, Femur Length 12.5-14.5 mm, Antennal Segments 24-25.

Fig. 7, Adult Female BL 24.5-27.5 mm, FL 14.7-16 mm, AS 25-26.

Fig. 8, Inner face of female hindleg showing general yellow color, four fuscous bands of femur, deep orange of tibia.

Fig. 9, Spread wings of female showing speckled tegmen and colors and dark band of hind wing.

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Nymphs and eggs of S. collare

Adults of Next Species in Subfamily: Spharagemon equale

Adults of Previous Species in Subfamily: Metator pardalinus

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