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  • "Schistocerca gregaria" Encyclopedia of Life, available from
  • Anstey ML; Rogers SM; Ott SR; Burrows M; Simpson SJ. 2009. Serotonin mediates behavioral gregarization underlying swarm formation in desert locusts. Science. 323(5914): 627-630.
  • Bennet-Clark, HC. 1975. The energetics of the jump of the locust Schistocerca gregaria. Journal of Experimental Biology. 63: 53-83.
  • Eades D.C., Otte D., Cigliano M.M., Braun H. (2013). OrthopteraSF: Orthoptera Species File (version 2.0/4.0, Feb 2013). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Forskål. 1775. Descriptiones Animalium Avium, Amphibiorum, Piscium, Insectorum, Vermium; quae in Itinere Orientall observati Petrus Forskal. Prof. Haun. Post morten Acutoris editt Carsten Nieburhr. , Hauniae 164 pp.
  • Hassanali A; Bashir MO; Njagi PGN; Ely SO. 2005. Desert locust gregarization: a conceptual kinetic model. Journal of Orthoptera Research. 14(2): 223-226.
  • Shuker, KPN. 2001. The Hidden Powers of Animals: Uncovering the Secrets of Nature. London: Marshall Editions Ltd. 240 p.
  • Steven Vogel. 2003. Comparative Biomechanics: Life's Physical World. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 580 p.
  • Tail, Porcheron, Doumandji-Mitiche & Blais. 2008. Diflubenzuron effects on reproduction and hemolymph ecdysteroid levels in female locusts Schistocerca gregaria (Forskal, 1775) (Orthoptera, Acrididae). Journal of Orthoptera Research (Jour. Orth. Res.) 17(1):89-95
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