Orphulella speciosa occurs uncommonly in the mixedgrass prairie
of northeastern Wyoming. It is most common in the grasslands of the Black
Hills. Eggs overwinter and adults are present in July and August. It is
not abundant enough in Wyoming to cause damage to rangelands.
Ref: Otte 1981, and Capinera and Sechrist 1982.
Distribution Atlas Links
Grasshopper Field Guide Links