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Acrididae  MacLeay, 1819
Taxonomic Serial No.: 102195

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): grasshoppers [English]
 
    short-horned grasshoppers [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderPolyneoptera   
                               OrderOrthoptera  – grasshoppers, locusts, criquet-locustes, locustes, sauterelles, gafanhoto, grilo, crickets, katydids  
                                  SuborderCaelifera   
                                     InfraorderAcrididea   
                                        SuperfamilyAcridoidea MacLeay, 1819  
                                           FamilyAcrididae MacLeay, 1819 – grasshoppers, short-horned grasshoppers  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subfamily Acridinae   
                                              Subfamily Calliptaminae   
                                              Subfamily Catantopinae   
                                              Subfamily Copiocerinae   
                                              Subfamily Coptacrinae   
                                              Subfamily Cyrtacanthacridinae   
                                              Subfamily Egnatiinae   
                                              Subfamily Eremogryllinae   
                                              Subfamily Euryphyminae   
                                              Subfamily Eyprepocnemidinae   
                                              Subfamily Gomphocerinae   
                                              Subfamily Habrocneminae   
                                              Subfamily Hemiacridinae   
                                              Subfamily Leptysminae   
                                              Subfamily Marelliinae   
                                              Subfamily Melanoplinae   
                                              Subfamily Oedipodinae   
                                              Subfamily Ommatolampinae   
                                              Subfamily Oxyinae   
                                              Subfamily Pauliniinae   
                                              Subfamily Podisminae   
                                              Subfamily Proctolabinae   
                                              Subfamily Rhytidochrotinae   
                                              Subfamily Spathosterninae   
                                              Subfamily Teratodinae   
                                              Subfamily Tropidopolinae   
       

 References
       
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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Acrididae, short-horned grasshoppers [English]   
       
  Source: Orthoptera Species File Online, 17-Nov-2004, website (version 2.2)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: Maintained at http://orthoptera.speciesfile.org by Daniel Otte (Founder and Principal Author), David C. Eades (Principal Database Developer), and Piotr Naskrecki (Developer of OSF Online, Major Contributor), with the cooperation of The Orthopterists' Society   
  Reference for: Acrididae   
       
  Source: Stoetzel, M. B., 1989, database (version 1.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: grasshoppers[English]   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Otte, Daniel  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title: Grasshoppers [Acridomorpha] D   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Orthoptera Species File 5   
  Page(s): 630   
  Publisher: The Orthopterists' Society and The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia   
  Publication Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-9640101-6-X   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Acrididae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Otte, Daniel  
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title: Grasshoppers [Acridomorpha] C   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Orthoptera Species File 4   
  Page(s): 518   
  Publisher: The Orthopterists' Society and The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia   
  Publication Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-9640101-5-1   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Acrididae   
       

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