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Species Melanoplus bispinosus - Two-spined Spur-throat Grasshopper

Grasshopper - Melanoplus bispinosus - male grasshopper, silver, salmon pink top of femor - Melanoplus bispinosus - female grasshopper. migratory ? - Melanoplus bispinosus - female grasshopper. migratory ? - Melanoplus bispinosus - female grasshopper, huge eyes - Melanoplus bispinosus - male grasshopper, Migratory or Red-Legged ? - Melanoplus bispinosus - female Unknown Melanoplus - Melanoplus bispinosus - female Unknown Melanoplus - Melanoplus bispinosus - female
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 Melanoplinae (Spur-throated Grasshoppers)
Tribe Melanoplini
Genus Melanoplus
Species bispinosus (Two-spined Spur-throat Grasshopper)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Melanoplus bispinosus S.H. Scudder, 1897. Type locality: Tiger Mills, Burnet County, Texas
Melanoplus terininalis S.H. Scudder, 1897. Type locality: Aaron, Gulf Coast, Texas
Range
Southeastern U.S. west to TX and KS (1)
Habitat
pastures, crop fields, and roadsides (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Grasshoppers of Florida (Invertebrates of Florida)
John L. Capinera, Clay W. Scherer, Jason M. Squiter, Jason M. Squitier. 2002. University Press of Florida.