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Grasshoppers of Wyoming and the West


Redshanked Grasshopper

Xanthippus corallipes (Haldeman) 

Fig. 1, First instar Body Length 4.9-5.8 mm, Femur Length 2.9-3.4 mm, Antennal Segments 12-14.

Fig. 2, Second instar BL 6.5-8 mm, FL 4.4-4.7 mm, AS 15-17.

Fig. 3, Third Instar BL 7.7-11.3 mm, FL 5.2-5.8 mm, AS 18.

Fig. 4, Fourth Instar BL 10-14.5 mm, FL 6.3-8 mm, AS 19-21.

Fig. 5, Fifth Instar BL 13.5-19 mm, FL 8-10 mm, AS 21-23.

Fig. 6, Sixth Instar BL 18-24 mm, FL 11-14 mm, AS 24-25.

Fig. 10, Xanthippus corallipes egg pod and four loose eggs.

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Adults of X. corallipes

Nymphs of Previous Species in Subfamily: Trimerotropis pallidipennis

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