ISPI databases of literature on locusts and short-horned grasshoppers

Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758) (migratory locust)
(family Acrididae)

an important locust pest in Africa and Asia; polyphagous but damage to cereals is usually economically most important;

Locusta migratoria capito (Saussure)
in Madagascar;


 Wanderheuschrecke (German)
criquet migrateur (French)
langosta emigrante (Spanish)
 
 

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 identification/taxonomy (10)
damage/economics (86)
general biology, morphology, evolution (786)
control, general (245)
pesticide resistance of pest (8)
biocontrol, natural enemies (115)
health & environmental effects of pesticides (10)
thresholds/decision-support systems (5)
resistance/tolerance/defence of host (10)
surveys/sampling/distribution (145)
quarantine treatments/regulations/aspects (1)
population dynamics/ epidemiology (238)
environment, cropping system/rotation (162)
pheromones/attractants/traps (20)
molecular biology, genes (34)
rearing/culturing/mass production (41)
meeting reports (1)
review (21)
Africa - North (103)
Africa - West (90)
Africa - East (25)
Africa - South (123)
Europe - South (26)
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Near East (11)
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