General distribution: S. Idaho, S. through Nevada, Utah, and Colorado, to N. Arizona and New Mexico.
Distribution in New Mexico: NW quarter of state.
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Habitat: Sand hills.
Host: Apparently eats Psoralea sp.
Adults Present: July-September.
Notes: Similar to T. agrestis, but without black patches on inner hind femora; pronotum shorter and wider. Not economically important.
Reference: Otte 1984.
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