Striped Sand Grasshopper

Melanoplus foedus Scudder

Fig. 1, First instar Body Length 5.4 mm, Femur Length 3.2 mm, Antennal Segments 13.

Fig. 2, Second instar BL 5.7-7.8 mm, FL 3.4-4 mm, AS 16-18.

Fig. 3, Third Instar BL 8-13.1 mm, FL 5.8-8.4 mm, AS 19-23.

Fig. 4, Fourth Instar BL 14-16 mm, FL 9.5-10.5 mm, AS 23-25.

Fig. 5, Fifth Instar BL 18.2-20.2 mm, FL 12-13.5 mm, AS 25-26.

Fig. 10, Melanoplus foedus egg pod and three loose eggs.

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Adults of M. foedus

Nymphs of Next Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus gladstoni

Nymphs of Previous Species in Subfamily: Melanoplus femurrubrum

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