An annotated list of the Orthoptera (Insecta) species described by Henri de Saussure, with an account of the primary type material housed in the Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Genève, Part 5: Grylloidea

John Hollier, Harald Bruckner, Sam William Heads

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Abstract

Henri de Saussure described 403 species or subspecies in the superfamily Grylloidea. The names are listed alphabetically, and the location of the type material (if known) and the current nomenclatural combination are given. When there is primary type material in the Muséum d'histoire naturelle de Genève (MHNG), the sex, verbatim label data and condition of the specimens is given, along with their location within the collection.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)445-535
Number of pages91
JournalRevue Suisse de Zoologie
Volume120
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 2013

Keywords

  • Crickets
  • Ensifera
  • Gryllidae
  • Gryllotalpidae
  • Mogoplistidae
  • Mymecophilidae
  • Type-catalogue

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics

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