Ogasawaracris gloriosus   (Ito)


 
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Ogasawara Grasshopper
(Ogasawaracris gloriosus)

 
syn. -

 
distribution:

Japan: Ogasawara Islands

 
local name: -

 
size: (?)

extinction date: (?)

 
The Ogasawara Grasshopper was first described as a new species (and new genus) in the year 2003 on the basis of older museum specimens (?).

This species is now most probably extinct.

 
References:

- G. Ito: Ogasawaracris gloriosus, a new genus and species of possibly extinct grasshopper (Orthoptera: Acrididae) from the Ogasawara Islands. Entomological Science 6(2): 85-88. 2003