First records of the Oak bush-cricket Meconema thalassinum on three German North Sea islands (Orthoptera: Ensifera, Tettigoniidae)

Harald Ahnelt, Sara Pleitner, Björn Schulz

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Abstract

We provide the first records of the Oak bush-cricket Meconema thalassinum on the three German North Sea geest islands Amrum, Föhr and Sylt, based on monitoring and citizen science. The presence of the Oak bush-cricket on these German islands is probably due to unintentional introduction.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)81-84
Number of pages4
JournalFragmenta Entomologica
Volume53
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 19 Mar 2021

Austrian Fields of Science 2012

  • 106026 Ecosystem research
  • 106047 Animal ecology
  • 106054 Zoology

Keywords

  • Meconema
  • Orthoptera
  • citizen science
  • monitoring
  • range extension
  • range extension.

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