Taxon profile


Woodland Grasshopper
Omocestus rufipes (Zetterstedt, 1821)

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

Scientific synonyms

Acridium viridulum (Welmael, 1838)
Chorthippus zetterstedti Fieber, 1852
Gryllus rufipes Zetterstedt, 1821
Gryllus ventralis Zetterstedt, 1821
Locusta miniata Stephens, 1835
Oedipoda cruentata Brullé, 1832
Omocestus (Omocestus) rufipes (Zetterstedt, 1821)
Omocestus ventralis (Zetterstedt, 1821)


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Intertaxon relationships

predator: Argiope bruennichi (Scopoli, 1772) - Orb-weaving Spider

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [402488]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Omocestus rufipes (Zetterstedt, 1821)]
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 Omocestus rufipes (Zetterstedt, 1821)]
Data retrieved on: 11 December 2013

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species extinct in area described by check-list