Important Grasshopper Pest Species in Nebraska


Rangeland

  1. Whitewhiskered Grasshopper, Ageneotettix deorum (Scudder)
  2. Striped Grasshopper, Amphitornus coloradus (Thomas)
  3. Mormon Cricket, Anabrus simplex Haldeman
  4. Bigheaded Grasshopper, Aulocara elliotti (Thomas)
  5. Spottedwinged Grasshopper, Cordillacris occipitalis (Thomas)
  6. Narrowinged Sand Grasshopper, Melanoplus angustipennis (Dodge)
  7. Little Spurthroated Grasshopper, Melanoplus infantilis Scudder
  8. Migratory Grasshopper, Melanoplus sanguinipes (Fabricius)
  9. Twostriped Slantfaced Grasshopper, Mermiria bivittata (Serville)
  10. Obscure Grasshopper, Opeia obscuraa (Thomas)
  11. Haldeman's Grasshopper, Pardalophora haldemani (Scudder)
  12. Fourspotted Grasshopper, Phlibostroma quadrimaculatum (Thomas)
  13. Largeheaded Grasshopper, Phoetaliotes nebrascensis (Thomas)
  14. Kiowa Grasshopper, Trachyrhachys kiowa (Thomas)

Cropland

  1. Twostriped Grasshopper, Melanoplus bivitattus (Say)
  2. Differential Grasshopper, Melanoplus differentialis (Thomas)
  3. Redlegged Grasshopper, Melanoplus femurrubrum (DeGeer)
  4. Migratory Grasshopper, Melanoplus sanguinipes (Fabricius)

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