A Manual of the Grasshoppers of New Mexico

Amblytropidia Mysteca (Saussure)

Size: 20-36 mm.

General distribution: Virginia to Arizona, S. to Costa Rica.

Distribution in New Mexico: Probably in SW corner.

Habitat: Grassy areas in open woods.

Host: Grass?

Adults Present: All year in Texas.

Notes: Dull tan; slant-faced; similar in shape to Amphitornus. Several color morphs known.

Reference: Otte 1981.

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