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Distribution path and Subregions of Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa
Subregions: Central Africa (Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Gabon), East Africa (Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Indian Ocean islands, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Somalia, Somaliland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe), North Africa (Algeria, Libya, Macaronesia, Morocco, Sahara, Sudan, Tunisia), Southern Africa (Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Republic South Africa), West Africa (Benin, Burkina Faso, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo)
Taxonomy for Cyrtacanthacridinae (Bird grasshoppers) in Africa
Class
Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 827 families, 23673 genera, 180376 species
Tree
Subclass
Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 814 families, 23548 genera, 180015 species
Tree
Infraclass
Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 778 families, 23237 genera, 178315 species
Tree
Superorder
Africa
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 106 families, 2045 genera, 9422 species
Tree
Order
Africa
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 40 families, 1332 genera, 5673 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Africa
Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
 20 families, 811 genera, 3404 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Africa
Acrididea (Song & Al., 2015)
 19 families, 804 genera, 3368 species
Tree
Group
Africa
Acridomorpha (Song & Al., 2015)
 18 families, 738 genera, 3180 species
Tree
Superfamily
Africa
Acridoidea (Macleay, 1819)
 8 families, 535 genera, 2355 species
Tree
Family
Africa
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) (Short-horned grasshoppers) - Systematics
 441 genera, 1996 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Africa
Cyrtacanthacridinae (Kirby, 1902) (Bird grasshoppers)
 22 genera, 89 species
Tree
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Genera39    worldwide
Species527    worldwide
Common namesBird grasshoppers
German namesGroßschrecken
French namesCriquets voyageurs
AuthorKirby, 1902
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCyrtacanthacridinae in faunaeur.org
Cyrtacanthacridinae in itis.gov

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Species overview - Checklist for Cyrtacanthacridinae in Africa
Species with ANext  
Acanthacris aithioptera (Mungai, 1987)Info
Acanthacris deckeni (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acanthacris elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1932)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis citrina (Serville, 1838)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis lineata -> Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornisInfo
Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Garden LocustInfo
Acridoderes coerulans (Karny, 1907)Info
Acridoderes crassus (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Acridoderes laevigatus (Bolivar, 1911)Info
Acridoderes renkensis (Karny, 1907)Info
Acridoderes sanguinea (Sjöstedt, 1929)Info
Acridoderes scrobicutatus (Karsch, F., 1893)Info
Acridoderes strenua (Walker, 1870)Info
Acridoderes strenuus -> Acridoderes strenuaInfo
Acridoderes uvarovi (Miller, 1925)Uvarovīs Tree LocustInfo
Acridoderes validiceps -> Acridoderes strenuaInfo
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Anacridium burri (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)Info
Anacridium eximium (Sjöstedt, 1918)Info
Anacridium illustrissimum (Karsch, 1896)Info
Anacridium incisum (Rehn, 1942)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon arabafrum (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium moestum (Serville, 1838)Tree LocustInfo
Anacridium rehni (Dirsh, 1953)Info
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bryophyma debilis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Bryophyma debilis debilis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Bryophyma decipiens (Karsch, 1896)Info
Bryophyma punctata -> Rhytidacris punctataInfo
Bryophyma tectifera -> Rhytidacris tectiferaInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Callichloracris prasina (Karsch, 1891)Info
Chondracris baumanni -> Ritchiella baumanniInfo
Chondracris rosea (De Geer, 1773)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa (Stoll, 1813)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa aeruginosa (Stoll, 1813)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa goldingi (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa unicolor -> Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescensInfo
Cyrtacanthacris ferrina -> Stenocatantops splendensInfo
Cyrtacanthacris lineata -> Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornisInfo
Cyrtacanthacris sulphurea (Johnston, 1935)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica abyssinica (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Finotina polychroma (Descamps & Wintrebert, 1967)Info
Finotina radama (Brancsik, 1893)Info
Finotina ranavaloae (Finot, 1907)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gowdeya picta (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kinkalidia matilei (Donskoff, 2000)Info
Kinkalidia robusta (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Kraussaria angulifera (Krauss, 1877)Info
Kraussaria corallinipes (Karsch, 1896)Info
Kraussaria deckeni -> Acanthacris deckeniInfo
Kraussaria dius (Karsch, 1896)Info
Kraussaria prasina (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mabacris guillaumeti (Donskoff, 1985)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ordinacris viridis (Dirsh, 1966)Info
Ornithacris cavroisi (Finot, 1924)Info
Ornithacris cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris cyanea cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris pictula (Walker, 1870)Info
Ornithacris pictula cruenta (Rehn, J.a.g., 1943)Info
Ornithacris pictula magnifica (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Ornithacris pictula pictula (Walker, 1870)Info
Ornithacris turbida (Walker, 1870)Info
Ornithacris turbida cavroisi -> Ornithacris cavroisiInfo
Ornithacris turbida turbida (Walker, 1870)Info
Orthacanthacris humilicrus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parakinkalidia rothi (Donskoff, 1986)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhadinacris schistocercoides (Brancsik, 1893)Info
Rhytidacris punctata (Kirby, 1902)Info
Rhytidacris tectifera (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ritchiella asperata (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Ritchiella baumanni (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ritchiella rugegeana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Ritchiella rungwensis (Mungai, 1992)Info
Ritchiella sanguinea (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Ritchiella uvarovi (Sjöstedt, 1924)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca alutacea (Harris, 1841)Leather-colored bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria flaviventris (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Schistocerca lineata -> Schistocerca alutaceaSpotted bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca peregrina -> Schistocerca gregaria gregariaInfo
Species with TBack  Top
Taiacris couturieri (Donskoff, 1986)Info
89 Species in Cyrtacanthacridinae for Africa 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
SubfamilyCyrtacanthacridinae
Bird grasshoppers
AuthorKirby, 1902
 
Synonyms
Cyrtacanthacres (Kirby, 1910)
Cyrtacanthacrinae (Kirby, 1910)

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