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Distribution path and Subregions of South America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - South America
Subregions: Argentina (San Juan Province, Santa Cruz), Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador (Galápagos), Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela
Taxonomy for Cyrtacanthacridinae (Bird grasshoppers) in South America
Class
South America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 879 families, 20255 genera, 142109 species
Tree
Subclass
South America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 863 families, 20184 genera, 141986 species
Tree
Infraclass
South America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 793 families, 19845 genera, 140520 species
Tree
Superorder
South America
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 113 families, 1699 genera, 6799 species
Tree
Order
South America
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 33 families, 995 genera, 3596 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
South America
Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
 15 families, 523 genera, 1893 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
South America
Acrididea (Song & Al., 2015)
 12 families, 516 genera, 1826 species
Tree
Group
South America
Acridomorpha (Song & Al., 2015)
 11 families, 485 genera, 1721 species
Tree
Superfamily
South America
Acridoidea (Macleay, 1819)
 6 families, 422 genera, 1452 species
Tree
Family
South America
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) (Short-horned grasshoppers) - Systematics
 309 genera, 1019 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
South America
Cyrtacanthacridinae (Kirby, 1902) (Bird grasshoppers)
 3 genera, 28 species
Tree
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Genera39    worldwide
Species527    worldwide
Common namesBird grasshoppers
German namesGroßschrecken
French namesCriquets voyageurs
AuthorKirby, 1902
Distribution
Checklists

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

Species overview - Checklist for Cyrtacanthacridinae in South America
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Halmenus choristopterus (Snodgrass, 1902)Info
Halmenus cuspidatus (Snodgrass, 1902)Info
Halmenus eschatus (Hebard, 1920)Info
Halmenus robustus (Scudder, 1893)Info
Schistocerca alutacea (Harris, 1841)Leather-colored bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca americana (Drury, 1770)American grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca brevis (Rehn, 1913)Info
Schistocerca cancellata (Serville, 1838)South American locustInfo
Schistocerca cancellata cancellata (Serville, 1838)Info
Schistocerca cancellata paranensis (Burmeister, 1861)Info
Schistocerca flavofasciata (De Geer, 1773)Info
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca interrita -> Schistocerca americanaInfo
Schistocerca lineata -> Schistocerca alutaceaSpotted bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca literosa (Walker, 1870)Small painted locustInfo
Schistocerca maculata -> Schistocerca americanaInfo
Schistocerca melanocera (Stål, 1861)Large painted locustInfo
Schistocerca nitens (Thunberg, 1815)Vagrant grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca nitens nitens (Thunberg, 1815)Vagrant grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca orinoco (Dirsh, 1974)Info
Schistocerca pallens (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Schistocerca piceifrons (Walker, 1870)Central American locustInfo
Schistocerca piceifrons peruviana (Lynch Arribálzaga, 1903)Info
Schistocerca rubiginosa (Harris, 1862)Rusty bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca shoshone (Thomas, 1873)Green bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca subspurcata (Walker, 1870)Info
Schistocerca vaga brevis -> Schistocerca brevisInfo
28 Species in Cyrtacanthacridinae for South America listed
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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