General distribution: Nebraska and Texas, NW to California and Oregon.
Distribution in New Mexico: Bernalillo, Chaves, Cibola, Eddy, Otero, Roosevelt, Sandoval, Torrance.
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Habitat: Salt flats and alkali river bottoms, seeps, etc. Prefers white-crusted habitats.
Host: Nearly always associated with saltgrasses.
Adults Present: July-September.
Notes: Very similar to T. pallidipennis, but paler, without distinct crossbands on tegmina; band on hind wings variable. Not economically important.
Reference: Otte 1984.
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