Rhacocleis trilobata La Greca & Messina, 1974

Three-lobed bush-cricket



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1973

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Peloponnesus, Greece


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

La Greca, M. and Messina, A. 1974. Le Rhacocleis di Grecia e descrizione di una nuova specie (Orthoptera, Decticinae). Animalia 1: 175-183.


Other references:

Willemse, F. 1982. A survey of the Greek species of Rhacocleis Fieber (Orthoptera, Ensifera, Decticinae). Annales Musei Goulandris 5: 195-213.

Willemse, L.P.M., Hochkirch, A., Heller, K.-G., Kati, V., Papapavlou, K. & Tzirkalli, E. 2016. Rhacocleis trilobata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T44698104A70625294. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T44698104A70625294.en. Downloaded on 24 January 2017.


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