grasshoppers and locusts" is a knowledge base which aim is to make an
updated assesment of the richness and diversity of the Orthoptera,
Caelifera, Acridomorpha group in North West Africa.
Tow complementary approaches are proposed.
- A "Key to species" menu allows with the aid of thehref="http://www.xper3.fr
target="_blank" Xper software to identify specimens at the
species level or at the genus level.
- A "Species Index" menu provides an access to descriptive cards
with pictures, key-characters for identification and distribution
Photographed specimens are deposited in the Museum national d'Histoire
naturelle in Paris and high definition images are available in databases
, tick the box : "Photographed only" to display
When referencing this website, please use the following format:
Louveaux A. , C. Amédégnato , S. Poulain & L.
Desutter-Grandcolas. North West Africa Grasshopers and Locusts.
Version [retrieval date]. <http://acrinwafrica.mnhn.fr/>.