KEY TO THE BIRD GRASSHOPPERS (Cyrtacanthracridinae)

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4a Green with red to purple hind tibiae. Light dorsal stripe sometimes absent. Prevalent in riparian habitats and lush green shrubbery...
Schistocerca alutacea shoshone (Thomas)

4b Color variable, usually yellowish, brownish, or dark olivaceous. Light dorsal stripe always present... go to 5

Grasshoppers of New Mexico Contents