Acridinae

Slant-faced pasture grasshopper Orphulella speciosa, copyright Mathew Brust.


Belongs within: Acridoidea.

The Acridinae are a group of grasshoppers in which the prosternum lacks a central tubercle or spine (Rentz 1996).

<==Acridinae [Locustinae] R96
    |--Froggattina australis R96
    |--Calephorops R96
    |--Schizobothrus R96
    |--Cryptobothrus chrysophorus R96
    |--Perala R96
    |--Caledia captiva R96
    |--Rapsilla R96
    |--Qualetta maculata R96
    |--Pycnostictus seriatus R96
    |--Pseudaiolopus R96
    |--Heteropternis R96
    |--Gastrimargus musicus R96
    |--Chortoicetes terminifera R96
    |--Colpolopha obsoleta (Serville 1831) [=Tropinotus obsoletus] R18
    |--Tropidacris collaris (Stoll 1813) [=Gryllus (Locusta) collaris] R18
    |--Stenacris cylindrodes (Stål 1860) [=Opsomala cylindrodes] R18
    |--Oxyblepta xanthoclora (Marschall 1835) [=Gryllus xanthochlorus] R18
    |--Mastusia caeruleipennis Bruner 1911 R18
    |--Eumastusia R18
    |--Vilerna aeneooculata (DeGeer 1773) [=Acrydium aeneooculatum] R18
    |--Ageneotettix BM76
    |--Amphitornus BM76
    |--Aulocara BM76
    |--Chloropseustes Rehn 1918 R18
    |    `--*C. leucotylus Rehn 1918 R18
    |--Tetrataenia R18
    |    |--T. phila Rehn 1918 R18
    |    `--T. surinama (Linnaeus 1764) [=Gryllus surinamus] R18
    |--Bucephalacris R18
    |    |--*B. corallipes Bruner 1911 R18
    |    `--B. falcifer Rehn 1918 R18
    |--Osmilia R18
    |    |--O. flavolineata (DeGeer 1773) [=Acrydium flavolineatum] R18
    |    `--O. violacea R18
    |--Austroicetes R96
    |    |--A. cruciata R96
    |    |--A. frater R96
    |    |--A. tricolor K90
    |    `--A. vulgaris R96
    |--Sitalces R18
    |    |--S. apterus (Scudder 1875) [=Ommatolampis apterus] R18
    |    |--S. debilis R18
    |    |--S. jugatus Rehn 1918 R18
    |    |--S. nudus R18
    |    `--S. ovatipennis Bruner 1908 R18
    |--Acrida R96
    |    |--A. chinensis [=Tryxalis chinensis] B01
    |    |--A. conica R96
    |    |--A. csikii Bolivar 1901 B01
    |    |--A. lata BM76
    |    |--A. lineata B01
    |    `--A. nasuta C01
    |--Locusta R96
    |    |--L. migratoria R96
    |    |    |--L. m. migratoria R96
    |    |    |--L. m. manilensis K-P83
    |    |    `--L. m. migratorioides R96
    |    |--L. savignyi Lucas 1847 E12
    |    `--L. viridissima B01
    `--Orphulella R18
         |--O. boucardi (Bruner 1904) [=Linoceratium boucardi] R18
         |--O. compta E70
         |--O. concinnula E70
         |--O. olivacea E70
         |--O. pelidna E70
         |--O. punctata (DeGeer 1773) [=Acrydium punctatum] R18
         |--O. speciosa E70
         `--O. tepaneca E70

*Type species of generic name indicated

REFERENCES

[BM76] Bohart, R. M. & A. S. Menke. 1976. Sphecid Wasps of the World. University of California Press: Berkeley.

[B01] Bolivar, I. 1901. Orthopterák [Orthoptères]. In: Horváth, G. (ed.) Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazása [Dritte Asiatische Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy], Band II. Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazásának Állattani Eredményei [Zoologische Ergebnisse der Dritten Asiatischen Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy], pp. 223-243. Victor Hornyánszky: Budapest, and Karl W. Hierseman: Leipzig.

[C01] Csiki, E. 1901. Utivázlat [Reiseskizze]. In: Horváth, G. (ed.) Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazása [Dritte Asiatische Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy], Band II. Zichy Jenő Gróf Harmadik Ázsiai Utazásának Állattani Eredményei [Zoologische Ergebnisse der Dritten Asiatischen Forschungsreise des Grafen Eugen Zichy], pp. xii-xli. Victor Hornyánszky: Budapest, and Karl W. Hierseman: Leipzig.

[E70] Eades, D. C. 1970. Theoretical and procedural aspects of numerical phyletics. Systematic Zoology 19 (2): 142-171.

[E12] Evenhuis, N. L. 2012. Publication and dating of the Exploration Scientifique de l'Algérie: Histoire Naturelle des Animaux Articulés (1846–1849) by Pierre Hippolyte Lucas. Zootaxa 3448: 1–61.

[K90] Key, K. H. L. 1990. Host relations and distribution of species of Caeculisoma (Acarina: Erythraeidae) parasitising grasshoppers in Australia, with supplementary information for the genus Trombella (Trombellidae). Australian Journal of Zoology 38: 11-18.

[K-P83] Kukalová-Peck, J. 1983. Origin of the insect wing and wing articulation from the arthropodan leg. Canadian Journal of Zoology 61: 1618-1669.

[R18] Rehn, J. A. G. 1918. On a collection of Orthoptera from the State of Pará, Brazil. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 70: 144-236, pls 141-142.

[R96] Rentz, D. 1996. Grasshopper Country: The abundant orthopteroid insects of Australia. University of New South Wales Press: Sydney.

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