Notes on the biology of grasshoppers (Orthoptera: Acridoidea) in Sierra Leone

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1970
Authors:Phipps, J
Journal:Journal of Zoology
Pagination:317 - 349
Date Published:Jan-07-1970

An account is given of the habitat, seasonal occurrence, breeding biology and food of 103 species of Acridoidea in Sierra Leone. Some comparisons are made between East African and Sierra Leone populations, a relation is indicated between size and number of annual generations and food is considered in relation to habitat and head length.

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