A Manual of the Grasshoppers of New Mexico
Trepidulus rosaceus (Scudder)
New Mexico Distributions Map
Size: 22-28 mm.
General distribution: S. Utah and Nevada through S. California, most of Arizona and S. New Mexico to N. Baja California, Mexico.
Distribution in New Mexico: Eddy, Hidalgo, Luna, Otero.
Habitat: Desert flats.
Host: Probably forbs or shrubs.
Adults Present: June-October.
Notes: Similar to Mestobregma, but tegmina very narrow and with no dark band on hind wings. Not economically important.
Reference: Helfer 1953, Otte 1984.