|Adult||Adult male (from Dr. Pfadt's Field Guide)|
Common name: WHITE CROSS GRASSHOPPER
Size: 16-25 mm.
General distribution: S. central Canada, W. to Oregon, E. to Nebraska, and S. to central Mexico.
Distribution in New Mexico: Statewide.
New Mexico Distribution Map
Host: Grasses, especially Agropyron.
Adults Present: June-October.
Notes: See A. elliotti notes. Can be destructive.
Reference: Otte 1981.
A. femoratum fact sheet from the Field Guide
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