The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Anischnansis burtti (Uvarov, 1941)

Usambara splendid grasshopper

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Ischnansis burtti Uvarov, 1941

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1966

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

East Usambara Mts., Tanzania

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Uvarov, B.P. 1941. New African Acrididae (Orthoptera). Journal of the Entomological Society South Africa 4: 47-71.

 

Other references:

Hochkirch, A. (2013). Anischnansis burtti. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013: e.T19672459A19680880. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2013-2.RLTS.T19672459A19680880.en. Downloaded on 24 December 2015.

Phipps, J. (1959). Studies on East African Acridoidea (Orthoptera) with special reference to egg-production, habitats and seasonal cycles. Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society London (A) 41: 25-36.

 

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