KEY TO THE SLANT-FACED GRASSHOPPERS (Gomphocerinae)

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22a Lateral pronotal carinae cut by one sulcus. Tegmina of male lacking well developed spurious vein in ulnar area. Female with anterior ulnar vein usually noticeable curving anteriorly. Dorsum of fastigium with depression mostly weak and near apical edge; fastigium mostly obtuse. Eastern plains...
 
Dorsal pronotum showing strongly constricted lateral pronotal crests and triangular FDI.
Dorsal head showing obtuse fastigium.
Orphulella speciosa (Scudder)



22b Lateral pronotal carinae cut by two or three sulci. Tegmina of male usually with well-developed spurious vein in ulnar area. Female with anterior ulnar vein usually nearly straight. Fastigium usually rectangular to acut, with well-developed depression. Statewide...
 
Dorsal pronotum showing three sulci.
Dorsal head showing rectangular fastigium.
Orphulella pelidna (Burmeister)



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