Taxon profile


Bog Bush-cricket
Metrioptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Orthoptera - grasshoppers, crickets and katydids »  family Tettigoniidae - katydids crickets »  genus Metrioptera

Scientific synonyms

Gryllus brachypterus Linnaeus, 1761
Locusta brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761)
Metrioptera brachyptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761)
Metrioptera alpinus Fieber, 1853
Metrioptera insignita Bei-Bienko, 1926
Platycleis raia Burr, 1899
Decticus tibialis Fischer von Waldheim, 1846


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [403500]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Metrioptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Kočárek P. a kol. (2013): Rovnokřídlí České republiky (Insecta: Orthoptera) [], Nakladatelství Academia, ISBN 978-80-200-2173-1 [as Metrioptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 December 2013

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