KEY TO THE SPUR-THROATED GRASSHOPPERS (Melanoplinae)
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Hind femur with lower margin straight from base to just above middle, making
it somewhat angulate. Male subgenital seen from rear nearly rectangular.
Cerci as in figure...
Hind femur showing straight lower margin.
Posterior view of male subgenital plate showing rectangular shape.
Lateral view of male terminal abdominal segments showing cercus.
Melanoplus gladstoni Scudder
Hind femora normal. Male subgenital plate seen from rear triangular...
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