|Adult male (from Dr. Pfadt's Field Guide)||Adult female (from Dr. Pfadt's Field Guide)|
Common name: MARSH MEADOW GRASSHOPPER
Size: 13-24 mm.
General distribution: Alaska to Labrador, Canada; S. to North Carolina, New Mexico, Arizona, and California.
Distribution in New Mexico: Bernalillo, Colfax, Lincoln, Otero, Roosevelt, Sandoval, San Miguel, Santa Fe, Taos, Torrance.
New Mexico Distribution Map
Host: Sedges and grasses.
Adults Present: July-October.
Notes: Males stridulate; brown to greenish grasshoppers, often found in damp situations; tegmina short. Not economically important.
Reference: Otte 1981, Pfadt 1989.
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