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Distribution path and Subregions of Lesotho (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Southern Africa - Lesotho
Taxonomy for Acrididae (Short-horned grasshoppers) in Lesotho
Class
Lesotho
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 202 families, 1016 genera, 2044 species
Tree
Subclass
Lesotho
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 200 families, 1013 genera, 2040 species
Tree
Infraclass
Lesotho
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 195 families, 1005 genera, 2027 species
Tree
Superorder
Lesotho
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 31 families, 208 genera, 400 species
Tree
Order
Lesotho
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 17 families, 158 genera, 273 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Lesotho
Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
 8 families, 113 genera, 198 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Lesotho
Acrididea (Song & Al., 2015)
 7 families, 111 genera, 194 species
Tree
Group
Lesotho
Acridomorpha (Song & Al., 2015)
 6 families, 107 genera, 190 species
Tree
Superfamily
Lesotho
Acridoidea (Macleay, 1819)
 3 families, 86 genera, 150 species
Tree
Family
Lesotho
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) (Short-horned grasshoppers) - Systematics
 57 genera, 100 species
Site
Tree
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Genera1.835    worldwide
Species15.584    worldwide
Common namesShort-horned grasshoppers, Grasshoppers, Grasshoppers and locusts, Shorthorned Grasshoppers
German namesFeldheuschrecken
Dutch namesVeldsprinkhanen
Danish namesMarkgræshopper
Finnish namesHeinäsirkat
Norwegian namesMarkgresshopper
Swedish namesGräshoppor
Spanish namesSaltamontes, Chapulines
French namesAcridiens, Acridides
AuthorMacleay, 1819
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
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Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesAcrididae in bie.ala.org.au
Acrididae in faunaeur.org
Acrididae in itis.gov
Acrididae in dyntaxa.se
Acrididae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Acrididae in Lesotho
Species with ANext  
Acocksacris geyeri (Brown, 1962)Info
Acocksacris karruensis (Dirsh, 1958)Info
Acrida gigantea (Herbst, 1786)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrotylus apricarius (Stål, 1873)Info
Acrotylus concinnus (Serville, 1838)Info
Acrotylus flavescens (Stål, 1873)Info
Acrotylus furcifer (Saussure, 1888)Info
Acrotylus hirtus (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Acrotylus hottentotus (Saussure, 1884)Info
Anablepia dregei (Ramme, 1929)Info
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Anacridium incisum (Rehn, 1942)Info
Anaeolopus dorsalis (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Aneuryphymus erythropus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Aneuryphymus montanus (Brown, 1960)Info
Aulocaroides capicolus (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachyacrida distanti (Dirsh, 1952)Info
Brachyphymus basuto (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Brachyphymus vylderi (Stål, 1876)Info
Brachyphymus vylderi vylderi (Stål, 1876)Info
Brownacris brachyptera (Dirsh, 1958)Info
Brownacris gariepensis (Brown, 1972)Info
Brownacris karruensis (Brown, 1972)Info
Brownacris microptera (Dirsh, 1958)Info
Brownacris namaquensis (Brown, 1972)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliptamicus semiroseus (Serville, 1838)Info
Calliptamuloides minimus (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Calliptamulus natalensis (Sjöstedt, 1913)Info
Cannula gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Grass-mimicking GrasshopperInfo
Catantops australis -> Stenocatantops vitripennisInfo
Catantops ochthephilus (Jago, 1984)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Digrammacris distinguendus (Stål, 1861)Info
Duronia chloronota (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euloryma vittipennis (Stål, 1875)Info
Eupropacris fumida -> Eupropacris cylindricollisInfo
Euryphymus haematopus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Euryphymus tuberculatus (Martínez Y Fernández-castillo, 1898)Info
Euryphymus xanthocnemis (Brancsik, 1897)Info
Eyprepocnemis calceata (Serville, 1838)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Frontifissia elegans (Key, 1937)Info
Frontifissia laevata (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus africanus (Saussure, 1889)Info
Gastrimargus africanus africanus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus crassicollis (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus (Walker, 1871)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus determinatus (Walker, 1871)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus vitripennis (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus marmoratus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Gymnobothrus carinatus (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemiloryma deserticola (Brown, 1973)Info
Heteracris jucundus (Carl, 1916)Info
Heteropternis pudica (Serville, 1838)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jucundacris pictipes (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Karruhippus albicornis (Brown, 1989)Info
Keya capicola (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Locustana pardalina (Walker, 1870)Brown locustInfo
Lounsburyna capensis (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Lounsburyna fumosa (Miller, 1932)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Namatettix denticornis (Brown, 1970)Info
Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oedaleus flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Oedaleus flavus flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Oedaleus nigrofasciatus (De Geer, 1773)Info
Oedaleus plenus (Walker, 1870)Info
Oedaleus plenus browni (Ritchie, J.m., 1981)Info
Oraistes luridus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyphymus carinatus (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Pachyphymus cristulifer (Serville, 1838)Info
Paragymnobothrus rectus (Karny, 1910)Info
Paragymnobothrus rufipes (Uvarov, 1925)Info
Paraxenotettix rugulosa (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Plegmapterus irisus (Serville, 1838)Info
Plegmapterus splendens (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Pnorisa squalus (Stål, 1861)Info
Pseudegnatius reyneckei (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Pycnodictya obscura (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhachitopis nigripes (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Scintharista magnifica (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Scintharista saucia (Stål, 1873)Info
Sphingonotus basutensis (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Sphingonotus nigripennis (Serville, 1838)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tmetonota scabra (Saussure, 1888)Info
Tmetonota terrosa (Saussure, 1888)Info
Tmetonota verrucosa (Saussure, 1888)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Tylotropidius didymus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uvarovidium peninsulare (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Uvarovidium smiti (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vitticatantops humeralis (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xenotettix albicans (Miller, 1932)Info
Xenotettix armipes (Uvarov, 1925)Info
100 Species in Acrididae for Lesotho listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderPolyneoptera
OrderOrthoptera
Locusts, Grasshoppers, Katydids, Crickets, Wetas, Crickets and Katydids, Grasshppers and Crickets, Grasshoppers and crickets
SuborderCaelifera
Short-horned grasshoppers
InfraorderAcrididea
GroupAcridomorpha
SuperfamilyAcridoidea
FamilyAcrididae
Short-horned grasshoppers, Grasshoppers, Grasshoppers and locusts, Shorthorned Grasshoppers
AuthorMacleay, 1819
 
Synonyms
Acridiidae (Macleay, 1821)

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