KEY TO THE SPUR-THROATED GRASSHOPPERS (Melanoplinae)

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35a Male subgenital plate with broad notch. Supra-anal plate wider past middle before narrowing at apex. Male cerci as in figure. There is a blue and yellow form with blue hind tibiae...
 
Posterior view of male subgenital plate showing broad notch.
Dorsal view of male genital area showing narrow central part of supra-anal plate.
Lateral view of male terminal abdominal segments showing cercus.

Melanoplus femurrubrum (DeGeer)



35b Male subgenital plate with narrower notch. Supra-anal plate narrowing from middle to apex. Male cerci as in figure...
 
Posterior view of male subgenital plate showing notch.
Dorsal view of male genital area showing narrowing supra-anal plate.
Lateral view of male terminal abdominal segments showing cercus.

Melanoplus angustipennis (Dodge)



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