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Egyptian Locust or Egyptian Grasshopper
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)


Egyptian Locust
Egyptian Locust
Anacridium aegyptium - Egyptian Grasshopper
Anacridium aegyptium - Egyptian Grasshopper
Anacridium aegyptium
Anacridium aegyptium
Found on Mallorca

Anacridium aegyptium
Subspecies2
Common namesEgyptian Grasshopper, Egyptian Locust
German namesÄgyptische Wanderheuschrecke, Ägyptische Heuschrecke, Ägyptische Knarrschrecke
Dutch namesEgyptische sprinkhaan
Finnish namesEgyptinkulkusirkka
French namesCriquet égyptien
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1764
Eco zoneTerrestrial
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire)))))), Germany, Scandinavia (Sweden), Fennoscandia (Finland)), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Corsica)), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain (Balearic Islands (Majorca)), Portugal)), Southeast Europe (Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia), Bulgaria, Greece (Aegean Islands (Crete))), East Europe (Ukraine), Central Europe (Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia)
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Cyprus, Israel, Egypt, Iran, Oman, Yemen)), South Asia (Afghanistan, Pakistan), Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkestan (Kazakhstan)), Far East (Southeast Asia (Singapore))
Russia
European Russia (East European Russia)
Africa
East Africa
Uganda
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco, Libya
Southern Africa
Namibia, Lesotho, Republic South Africa (Kwazulu-Natal, Free State, Cape)
Central Africa


CountriesAfghanistan, Algeria, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Israel, Italy, Kazakhstan, Lesotho, Libya, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, Oman, Pakistan, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Yemen
Links and ReferencesAnacridium aegyptium in faunaeur.org
Anacridium aegyptium in insektenbox.de
Anacridium aegyptium in orthoptera.ch
Anacridium aegyptium in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Egyptian Locust
2. Anacridium aegyptium - Egyptian Grasshopper
3. Anacridium aegyptium
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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
SuperfamilyAcridoidea
FamilyAcrididae
Short-horned grasshoppers, Grasshoppers, Grasshoppers and locusts, Shorthorned Grasshoppers
SubfamilyCyrtacanthacridinae
Bird grasshoppers
TribeCyrtacanthacridini
Giant Spur-throated Grasshoppers
GenusAnacridium
Speciesaegyptium
Anacridium aegyptium
Egyptian Grasshopper, Egyptian Locust
AuthorLinnaeus, 1764
 
Synonyms
Acridium aegyptium
Acridium albidiferum
Acridium indecisum
Acridium lineola
Acridium tataricum
Flamiruizia stuardoi
Gryllus aegyptium
Gryllus lineola
Gryllus nubecula
Locusta aegyptia
Orthacanthacris aegyptia
Podisma campanum
 
Subspecies
Anacridium aegyptium aegyptium
Anacridium aegyptium rubrispinum

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