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Distribution path and Subregions of East Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa
Subregions: Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia (Abyssinia), Indian Ocean islands (Madagascar, Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles), Kenya (Nairobi), Malawi, Mozambique (Maputo Province), Rwanda, Somalia, Somaliland, Tanzania (Tanganyika, Zanzibar), Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe (North Zimbabwe)
Taxonomy for Cyrtacanthacridinae (Bird grasshoppers) in East Africa
Class
East Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 651 families, 14411 genera, 82570 species
Tree
Subclass
East Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 640 families, 14373 genera, 82501 species
Tree
Infraclass
East Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 615 families, 14211 genera, 81781 species
Tree
Superorder
East Africa
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 81 families, 1311 genera, 4978 species
Tree
Order
East Africa
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 25 families, 800 genera, 2758 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
East Africa
Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
 13 families, 499 genera, 1729 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
East Africa
Acrididea (Song & Al., 2015)
 12 families, 494 genera, 1721 species
Tree
Group
East Africa
Acridomorpha (Song & Al., 2015)
 11 families, 445 genera, 1615 species
Tree
Superfamily
East Africa
Acridoidea (Macleay, 1819)
 5 families, 295 genera, 1023 species
Tree
Family
East Africa
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) (Short-horned grasshoppers) - Systematics
 274 genera, 952 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
East Africa
Cyrtacanthacridinae (Kirby, 1902) (Bird grasshoppers)
 15 genera, 56 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 East 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 ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Garden LocustInfo
Acridoderes crassus (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Acridoderes laevigatus (Bolivar, 1911)Info
Acridoderes sanguinea (Sjöstedt, 1929)Info
Acridoderes strenua (Walker, 1870)Info
Acridoderes uvarovi (Miller, 1925)Uvarovīs Tree LocustInfo
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Anacridium burri (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)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 wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bryophyma debilis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Bryophyma debilis debilis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
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 unicolor -> Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescensInfo
Cyrtacanthacris ferrina -> Stenocatantops splendensInfo
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
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Gowdeya picta (Uvarov, 1923)Info
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Kraussaria angulifera (Krauss, 1877)Info
Kraussaria corallinipes (Karsch, 1896)Info
Kraussaria deckeni -> Acanthacris deckeniInfo
Kraussaria dius (Karsch, 1896)Info
Kraussaria prasina (Walker, 1870)Info
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Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
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
Orthacanthacris humilicrus (Karsch, 1896)Info
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Rhadinacris schistocercoides (Brancsik, 1893)Info
Ritchiella rugegeana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Ritchiella rungwensis (Mungai, 1992)Info
Ritchiella sanguinea (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Ritchiella uvarovi (Sjöstedt, 1924)Info
Species with SBack  Top
Schistocerca alutacea (Harris, 1841)Leather-colored bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Schistocerca lineata -> Schistocerca alutaceaSpotted bird grasshopperInfo
56 Species in Cyrtacanthacridinae for East 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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