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Subspecies Chortophaga viridifasciata viridifasciata - Northern Green-striped Grasshopper

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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 Chortophagini
Genus Chortophaga
Species viridifasciata (Green-striped Grasshopper)
Subspecies viridifasciata (Northern Green-striped Grasshopper)
Identification
See comments under the species and under ssp. australior.
Range
from northern portions of southeastern states northward across most of United States and southern Canada. Rare west of the Great Plains, but occurs in pockets with favorable habitat, and may be introduced in some areas.
Remarks
See comments under the species and under ssp. australior.