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Title: Locusta migratoria cinerascens Fabricius, 1781 (Orthoptera : Acrididae) in the Maltese Islands
Authors: Cassar, Thomas
Mifsud, David
Cassar, Louis F.
Keywords: Biodiversity -- Malta
Migratory locust -- Malta
Locusta -- Malta
Locusts -- Malta
Orthoptera -- Malta
Grasshoppers -- Malta
Issue Date: 2020
Publisher: Entomological Society of Malta
Citation: Cassar, T., Mifsud, D., & Cassar, L. F. (2020). Locusta migratoria cinerascens Fabricius, 1781 (Orthoptera : Acrididae) in the Maltese Islands. Bulletin of the Entomological Society of Malta, 11, 57-61.
Abstract: Breeding of Locusta migratoria cinerascens in the wild is reported for the first time in the Maltese Islands. This was established following the discovery of four late-instar nymphs from Aћrax tal-Mellieћa, which were collected and reared. One individual successfully attained maturity in captivity. The presence of this species in the Maltese Islands is discussed.
URI: https://www.um.edu.mt/library/oar/handle/123456789/68249
Appears in Collections:BulESM, 2020, Volume 11
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