Orthoptera of North Carolina
Scientific Name: Common Name:
Family (Alpha):
« »
View Acrididae Members: NC Records

Schistocerca alutacea (Harris, 1841) - Leather-colored Bird Locust


Taxonomy
Family: Acrididae Subfamily: Cyrtacanthacridinae Tribe: CyrtacanthacridiniSynonym: Schistocerca alutacea alutacea
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: BugGuide, Google Images                                                                                  
Distribution in North Carolina
County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Adult Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

Click on graph to enlarge
Habitats and Life History
Habitats:
Diet:
Observation Methods:
Abundance/Frequency:
Adult Phenology:
Status in North Carolina
Natural Heritage Program Status:
Natural Heritage Program Ranks: G5 [S4S5]
State Protection:
Comments:

Image Gallery for Schistocerca alutacea - Leather-colored Bird Locust

Recorded by: Stephen Hall
Scotland Co.
Comment:
Recorded by: Stephen Hall
Scotland Co.
Comment:
Recorded by: Stephen Hall
Scotland Co.
Comment:
Recorded by: Stephen Hall
Scotland Co.
Comment:
Recorded by: Stephen Hall
Pender Co.
Comment: