A Manual of the Grasshoppers of New Mexico

Chloealtis Abdominalis (Thomas) [ =Neopodismopsis a. (Thomas)]

Size: 18-28 mm

General distribution: Alaska to Quebec, Canada, through Rocky Mountains; S. to New Mexico.

Distribution in New Mexico: Otero, San Miguel.

Habitat: Mountain grassland.

Host: Probably forbs.

Adults Present: July-September.

Notes: Males stridulate conspicuously, but are difficult to catch. Brownish, rather chunky. Not economically important.

Reference: Otte 1981.

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