ISPI databases of literature on locusts and short-horned grasshoppers

Schistocerca piceifrons (Walker) (Central American locust)
(family Acrididae)

a serious pest in Central and northern South America, causing outbreaks and plagues if conditions are suitable and control is lacking; damages many crops, but prefers rice, wheat, maize, palms and citrus;


 langosta migratoria centro americana (Spanish)
 
 

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 identification/taxonomy (4)
general biology, morphology, evolution (2)
control, general (1)
biocontrol, natural enemies (7)
population dynamics/ epidemiology (1)
environment, cropping system/rotation (1)
review (2)
North/Central America (8)
South America (3)
 

all literature (16)