KEY TO THE SPUR-THROATED GRASSHOPPERS (Melanoplinae)

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45a Male cerci broad, expanding from base, or if basal half tapers slightly; cerci less than twice as long as wide at middle...
 
 
Lateral view of male terminal abdominal segments showing cercus.

Melanoplus discolor (Scudder)



45b Male cerci not expanding from base... go to 46


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