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Species Mestobregma plattei - Platte Range Grasshopper

Mestobregma plattei - female band-winged grasshopper - Mestobregma plattei - male Platte Range Grasshopper - Mestobregma plattei - male Platte Range Grasshopper - Mestobregma plattei - male Unknown Grasshopper - Mestobregma plattei - female Mestobregma plattei - female Platte Range Grasshopper - Mestobregma plattei - male Platte Range Grasshopper - Mestobregma plattei - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Orthoptera (Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids)
Suborder Caelifera (Grasshoppers)
Family Acrididae (Short-horned Grasshoppers)
Subfamily Oedipodinae (Band-winged Grasshoppers)
Tribe Psinidiini
Genus Mestobregma
Species plattei (Platte Range Grasshopper)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oedipoda plattei C. Thomas 1873. Type locality: "Near Platte Rivers in Colorado and Wyoming."
Mestobregma plattei (Thomas) Scudder 1876
Trachyrhachis plattei (Thomas) Saussure 1888
Psinidia plattei (Thomas) L. Bruner 1897
Conozoa corrugata Scudder 1902. Type locality: Fillmore Canyon, Organ Mountains, New Mexico
?Conozoa picturata Scudder 1902. Type locality: La Cueva and Fillmore Canyon, Doña Ana County, New Mexico
Trachyrhachys rubripennis Bruner 1905. Type locality: Oracle, Arizona
Mestobregma rubripenne (Bruner) J.A.G. Rehn 1906
Mestobregma plattei corrugata (Scudder) J.A.G. Rehn 1919
Mestobregma plattei rubripenne (Bruner) J.A.G. Rehn 1919