Melanoplus huroni is an uncommon grasshopper found in the Big
Horn Mountains and the Black Hills in Wyoming. Its range extends east to
Michigan. It is found in grassy forest opening at moderate elevations.
Specimens from the Big Horn Mountains are consistently larger than those
from the Black Hills. Its life cycle is not known in Wyoming but adults
are present in August. This species' food habits are not well known. It
causes no economic damage in Wyoming.
Ref: Helfer 1963.