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Subspecies Melanoplus bivittatus femoratus

Grasshopper Nymph 2 Jul08 - Melanoplus bivittatus Probably another grasshopper - Melanoplus bivittatus - male two-lined grasshopper (detail showing pronotal spur) - Melanoplus bivittatus - female Melanoplinae (nymph) - Melanoplus bivittatus - male Yellow Grasshopper - Melanoplus bivittatus Grasshopper - Melanoplus bivittatus - female which hopper am I - Melanoplus bivittatus - male Melanoplus bivittatus? - Melanoplus bivittatus - 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 Melanoplinae (Spur-throated Grasshoppers)
Tribe Melanoplini
Genus Melanoplus
Species bivittatus (Two-Striped Grasshopper)
Subspecies femoratus (Melanoplus bivittatus femoratus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Caloptenus femoratus Burmeister, 1838, described from Carolina
Melanoplus femoratus (Burmeister) Scudder, 1878
Melanoplus bivittatus ssp. femoratus (Burmeister) Morse, 1894
Acridium flavovittatum Harris, 1841, described from Massachusetts
Caloptenus flavovittatus (Harris) Walker, F., 1870
Melanoplus flavovittatus (Harris) Scudder, 1874
Acridium milberti Serville, 1839, from northern America
Melanoplus milberti (Serville) Scudder, 1897
Heteracris rejecta Walker, 1870, no type locality
Heteracris vittipes Walker, 1870, no type locality
Identification
See dicussion under species heading.
Range
See dicussion under species heading.