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Schistocerca
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Schistocerca is a genus of grasshoppers, commonly called bird grasshoppers, many of which swarm as locusts. The best known species is probably the desert locust (S. gregaria). Around 50 other species are described.[1]

Species include:[2]

References

  1. ^ Lovejoy, N. R.; et al. (2006). "Ancient trans-Atlantic flight explains locust biogeography: molecular phylogenetics of Schistocerca". Proc Biol Sci. 273 (1588): 767–774. doi:10.1098/rspb.2005.3381. PMC 1560218. PMID 16618668..mw-parser-output cite.citation{font-style:inherit}.mw-parser-output q{quotes:"""""'"'"}.mw-parser-output code.cs1-code{color:inherit;background:inherit;border:inherit;padding:inherit}.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-free a{background:url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/6/65/Lock-green.svg/9px-Lock-green.svg.png")no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-registration a{background:url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/d/d6/Lock-gray-alt-2.svg/9px-Lock-gray-alt-2.svg.png")no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-lock-subscription a{background:url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/aa/Lock-red-alt-2.svg/9px-Lock-red-alt-2.svg.png")no-repeat;background-position:right .1em center}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration{color:#555}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription span,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration span{border-bottom:1px dotted;cursor:help}.mw-parser-output .cs1-hidden-error{display:none;font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-visible-error{font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration,.mw-parser-output .cs1-format{font-size:95%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-left,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-left{padding-left:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-right,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-right{padding-right:0.2em}
  2. ^ Schistocerca - Bird Grasshoppers, BugGuide

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Schistocerca: Brief Summary
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Schistocerca is a genus of grasshoppers, commonly called bird grasshoppers, many of which swarm as locusts. The best known species is probably the desert locust (S. gregaria). Around 50 other species are described.

Species include:

Schistocerca albolineata – white-lined bird grasshopper Schistocerca alutacea – leather-colored bird grasshopper Schistocerca americana – American bird grasshopper Schistocerca camerata Schistocerca cancellata – South American locust Schistocerca ceratiola – rosemary grasshopper Schistocerca damnifica – mischievous bird grasshopper Schistocerca emarginata – prairie bird locust Schistocerca flavofasciata Schistocerca gregaria – desert locust Schistocerca impleta Schistocerca lineata – spotted bird grasshopper Schistocerca literosa – small painted locust Schistocerca melanocera – large painted locust Schistocerca nitens – gray bird grasshopper Schistocerca obscura – obscure bird grasshopper Schistocerca pallens Schistocerca piceifrons – Central American locust Schistocerca quisqueya Schistocerca rubiginosa – rusty bird grasshopper Schistocerca shoshone – green bird grasshopper
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