A Manual of the Grasshoppers of New Mexico
Acrolophitus Nevadensis (Thomas)
Size: 22-36 mm.
General distribution: West-central New Mexico through central and N. Arizona to Utah and Nevada.
Distribution in New Mexico: Catron.
Habitat: Clearings in Ponderosa forests.
Host: Lappula, Artemesia, Gutierrezia, and possibly Bouteloua.
Adults Present: July-August.
Notes: Point-headed grasshopper with green body. Rare; not economically important.
Reference: Otte 1981.Back to Alphabetical List