Taxon profile


Egyptian Locust
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)

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

Scientific synonyms

Gryllus aegyptium Linnaeus, 1764 o
Orthacanthacris aegyptia (Linnaeus, 1764)
Acridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)
Acridium albidiferum (F. Walker, 1870)
Acridium indecisum (F. Walker, 1870)
Gryllus lineola Fabricius, 1781
Anacridium lineola
Gryllus nubecula Thunberg, 1815
Flamiruizia stuardoi Liebermann, 1943



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Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Anacridium_aegyptium]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Anacridium aegyptium Linnaeus]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [402654]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)]
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 Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)]
Data retrieved on: 11 December 2013

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Names (not confirmed) - 2


o original combination

species extinct in area described by check-list

i species introduced to area described by check-list