Key to the Adults of the Short-Horned Grasshopper Families and Subfamilies

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3a Large, with tegmina usually over 30 mm. Lobes of mesosternum longer than wide, with inner margin straight...
Subfamily CYRTACANTHACRIDINAE (BIRD GRASSHOPPERS)



3b Small to large, usually with tegmina less than 30 mm. Lobes of mesosternum not longer than wide, with inner margin usually rounded...
Subfamily MELANOPLINAE (SPUR-THROATED GRASSHOPPERS)



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