KEY TO THE SPUR-THROATED GRASSHOPPERS (Melanoplinae)

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34a Slender and elongate. Male furculae very wide and with tips broad. Supra-anal plate angulate at apical third. Subgenital plate with weak emargination...
 
Dorsal view of male genital area showing furculae and angulate supra-anal plate.
Posterior view of male subgenital plate showing weak emargination.

Melanoplus herbaceous Bruner



34b Not so elongate. Male furculae slender, pointed. Supra-anal plate not so angulate. Notch of subgenital plate variable... go to 35


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