Peringueyella zulu Kaltenbach, 1971

Zulu ambush katydid



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1922

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:
Kaltenbach, A.P. 1972. An illustrated key for identifying African Saginae (Saltatoria: Tettigoniidae). Annals of the Natal Museum 21: 281-295.
Other references:
Bazelet, C. & Naskrecki, P. 2014. Peringueyella zulu. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T20659644A56181524. Downloaded on 25 December 2015.
Kaltenbach, A.P. 1990. The Predatory Saginae. In: Bailey, W.F. and Rentz, D.C.F. (eds), Tettigoniidae: Biology, Systematics and Evolution, pp. 281-302. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.


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