Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758)

Chamorro-Rengifo, Juliana & Braun, Holger, 2010, The Tettigoniidae (Orthoptera) described by Salvador de Toledo Piza Jr. and deposited in the collection of the University of São Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura " Luiz de Queiroz ", Braz, Zootaxa 2635, pp. 41-66: 62

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.198409

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758)
status

 

Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758) 

Agraecia incognita Piza, 1970  syn. nov.

It was a surprise to find this Eurasian species among the types. The four specimens actually have identification labels with the species name Locusta viridissima  , the locality names Fonsagrada and Lugo (a town and a province in Galicia, Spain), and the dates 8 and 25 July 1921, and 12 July 1922. In Piza’s description appear the dates, but the locality is declared unknown.