KEY TO WYOMING GRASSHOPPERS: Melanoplinae

Previous Step (86a)


87a Furcula less than one-fourth the length of the supra-anal plate. Cerci very tumid and spherico-triangular at base, carinate on posterior outer margin, apical portion slender...
 
End of male abdomen.
Cercus.
Adult male.

Melanoplus lakinus (Scudder)



87b Furcula almost one-half the length of the supra-anal plate. Cerci flat throughout, tapering slightly distad... go to 88
 
 
 
 

Key to Wyoming Grasshoppers Contents