KEY TO THE BAND-WINGED GRASSHOPPERS (Oedipodinae)
Previous Step (16b)
Dark band does not cover center of hind wings, spur long. Hind tibiae blue;
size smaller (25 mm or less)...
Lactista aztecus (Saussure)
Dark band covers center of hind wings, spur short. Hind tibiae not blue,
size larger (usually >25 mm)... go to 18
Hind wing showing dark band with short spur in middle of wing.
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