ISPI databases of literature on locusts and short-horned grasshoppers

Schistocerca cancellata (Serville) (South American locust)
(family Acrididae)

plagues develop under suitable conditions in Argentina (during plagues swarms can invade surrounding countries); has caused large-scale economic lossen during plagues; many crops are attacked, like cereals, legumes, potatoes, citrus, cotton, and others;


 Südamerikanische Wanderheuschrecke (German)
criquet sud-américain (French)
langosta migratoria sudamericana (Spanish)
langosta voladora (Spanish)
Schistocerca paranensis (syn.)
 

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 identification/taxonomy (8)
damage/economics (4)
general biology, morphology, evolution (15)
control, general (12)
biocontrol, natural enemies (10)
resistance/tolerance/defence of host (1)
surveys/sampling/distribution (10)
population dynamics/ epidemiology (27)
environment, cropping system/rotation (8)
rearing/culturing/mass production (1)
review (10)
North/Central America (11)
South America (47)
 

all literature (82)