The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Euschmidtia bidens Descamps, 1964

Mlingano monkey grasshopper




Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1953

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Mlingano, Ngomeni, Tanzania












Original scientific description:

Descamps, M. 1964. Révision préliminaire des Euschmidtiinae (Orthoptera - Eumastacidae). Mem. Mus. nat. Hist. nat. Ser. A. 30: 1-321.


Other references:

Hochkirch, A. (2014). Euschmidtia bidens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T19673674A19681340. Downloaded on 25 December 2015.

Phipps, J. 1966. The habitat and seasonal distribution of some East African grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Acridoidea). Proc. R. Ent. Soc. London (A) 41: 25-36.


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