family Acrididae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Acrididae - short-horned grasshoppersfamily Acrididae - short-horned grasshoppers; true locusts
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
order Orthoptera, Orthoptera - grasshoppers and locusts; crickets
acridid, short-horned grasshopper - grasshopper with short antennae
genus Locusta, Locusta - a genus of Acrididae
genus Melanoplus, Melanoplus - New World migratory locusts and common American grasshoppers
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The family Acrididae (which contains amongst others the band-winged grasshoppers and locusts) is the most studied group of grasshoppers.
Species of family Acrididae found in Haryana with their localities.
The genus Clonacris was established by Uvarov in 1943, which belongs to the subfamily Hemiacridinae of the family Acrididae.
Analyses of data on orthopterans of Khajjiar revealed that family Acrididae supported the maximum number of species (16 species) (Table I).