The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Chromousambilla burtti Jago, 1981

Mpwapwa silent grasshopper

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1947

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Kikombo, Mpwapwa, Tanzania

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Jago, N. D. (1981). A revision of the genus Usambilla Sjöstedt (Orthoptera: Acridoidea) and its allies. Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 43(1): 1-38.

 

Other references:

Hochkirch, A. (2014). Chromousambilla burtti. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T19674013A19681490. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T19674013A19681490.en. Downloaded on 25 December 2015.

 

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