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Genus Prumnacris

Grasshopper - Prumnacris rainierensis - male Grasshoppers Mount Rainier - Prumnacris rainierensis - male - female Yellow, black, and red grasshopper with short wings - Prumnacris rainierensis - male Grasshopper - Prumnacris rainierensis - male - female Grasshopper - Prumnacris rainierensis - female Podismini (Spur-Throated Grasshoppers) - Prumnacris rainierensis Alpine Grasshopper - Prumnacris rainierensis - male Prumnacris rainierensis - male
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 Podismini
Genus Prumnacris
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Prumnacris Rehn & Rehn, 1944. Type species: Asemoplus rainierensis Caudell
See comments under species Prumnacris rainierensis
Distinction from Buckellacris is weak, based on presence of tiny linear tegmina in Prumnacris.
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