Aztecacris gloriosus Hebard, 1935

Atascosa gem grasshopper



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: c.1942

Rediscovered in 2012 or before



Pajarito Mountains, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Hebard, M. (1935). Studies in the Orthoptera of Arizona. Transactions American Entomological Society 61: 126.


Other references:

Behrstock, Robert A. and Sullivan, Patrick H. (2012). Rediscovery of Aztecacris gloriosus (Hebard, 1935) (Orthoptera: Acrididae): Associated Plants and Orthopterans, and an Attempted Intergeneric Copulation. Journal of Orthoptera Research 21(2): 251-254. [Abstract]


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