genus Melanoplus


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Noun1.genus Melanoplus - New World migratory locusts and common American grasshoppersgenus Melanoplus - New World migratory locusts and common American grasshoppers
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Acrididae, family Acrididae, family Locustidae, Locustidae - short-horned grasshoppers; true locusts
migratory grasshopper - serious pest of grain-growing and range areas of central and western United States
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A Revision of the Puer Group of the North American Genus Melanoplus, with Remarks on the Taxonomic Value of the Concealed Genitalia in the Cyrtacanthacridinae.
Grasshoppers of the Mexicanus group, genus Melanoplus (Orthoptera: Acrididae).
In this paper, I examine some of the parameters involved in microsite selection by ovipositing grasshoppers in the genus Melanoplus.