|Adult male (from Dr. Pfadt's Field Guide)||Adult female (from Dr. Pfadt's Field Guide)|
Common name: TINY SPUR-THROAT.
Size: 15-20 mm.
General distribution: S. central Canada to British Columbia, S. to New Mexico.
Distribution in New Mexico: Colfax, Rio Arriba.
New Mexico Distribution Map
Habitat: Mountain grassland.
Host: Grasses, forbs.
Adults Present: August-October.
Notes: Small species with relatively thin boot-shaped male cerci; furcula small; sides of supra-anal plate nearly straight; color brown, yellow, or gray; hind tibiae pale blue; tegmina long. Not economically important.
Reference: Helfer 1953.
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