A Manual of the Grasshoppers of New Mexico

Anconia Hebardi (Rehn)

Size: 27-42 mm.

General distribution: S. New Mexico and W. Texas, S. to central Mexico.

Distribution in New Mexico: Otero.

Habitat: Desert salt flats and playas.

Host: Probably Chenopodiaceae.

Adults Present: April-June.

Notes: Hind wings sky-blue, becoming transparent distally; hind tibiae banded gray and ivory. Rare; not economically important.

Reference: Otte 1984.

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