Size: 15-30 mm.
General distribution: Utah and S. California to SW New Mexico, S. to S. Baja California and Sinaloa, Mexico.
Distribution in New Mexico: Hidalgo.
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Habitat: Desert scrub.
Adults Present: June-October.
Notes: With at most one dark marking on hind femora; face distinctly slanted; hind tibiae brown to light gray.
Reference: Otte 1981.
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