Orthoptera from East Fennoscandia in the Finnish Museum of Natural History (MZH/FMNH/Luomus)

This list documents museum samples in the Finnish Museum of Natural History (MZH/FMNH) = Luonnonhistoriallinen keskusmuseo (Luomus). It is very much a work in progress and may contain many errors, duplicates, obsolete or unpublished names and simple mistakes.

The GBIF suggested names are automatically generated and have not been reviewed.


The data (with some additional fields) as a CSV file is available here.

Taxon: Orthoptera

Collection section: Orthoptera (Eastern_Fennoscandia collection)

File last updated: 2023-09-05 16:43:48 by Heidi Viljanen


name author rank count origin comments FinBIF GBIF recognised full name
Conocephalus dorsalis (Latreille, 1804) species 273     Laji.fi Conocephalus dorsalis (Latreille, 1804)
Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758) species 146   incl. eggs Laji.fi Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tettigonia cantans (Fuessly, 1775) species 168     Laji.fi Tettigonia cantans (Fuessly, 1775)
Decticus verrucivorus (Linnaeus, 1758) species 278     Laji.fi Decticus verrucivorus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Metrioptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761) species 307   incl. eggs Laji.fi Metrioptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761)
Roeseliana roeselii (Hagenbach, 1822) species 435     Laji.fi Roeseliana roeselii (Hagenbach, 1822)
Platycleis albopunctata (Goeze, 1778) species 59 Åland   Laji.fi Platycleis albopunctata (Goeze, 1778)
Platycleis grisea (Fabricius, 1781) species 2 Finnish and Russian Karelia   Laji.fi Platycleis grisea (Fabricius, 1781)
Pholidoptera griseoaptera (De Geer, 1773) species 315     Laji.fi Pholidoptera griseoaptera (De Geer, 1773)
Leptophyes punctatissima (Bosc, 1792) species 1     Laji.fi Leptophyes punctatissima (Bosc, 1792)
Meconema thalassinum (De Geer, 1773) species 1     Laji.fi Meconema thalassinum (De Geer, 1773)
Tettigoniidae   family 35     Laji.fi Tettigoniidae

Taxa in collection for Tettigoniidae: 12


name author rank count origin comments FinBIF GBIF recognised full name
Acheta domesticus (Linnaeus, 1758) species 93     Laji.fi Acheta domesticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gryllus bimaculatus De Geer, 1773 species 3   import Laji.fi Gryllus bimaculatus De Geer, 1773
Gryllus campestris Linnaeus, 1758 species 4     Laji.fi Gryllus campestris Linnaeus, 1758

Taxa in collection for Gryllidae: 3


name author rank count origin comments FinBIF GBIF recognised full name
Tachycines asynamorus Adelung, 1902 species 58     Laji.fi Tachycines asynamorus Adelung, 1902

Taxa in collection for Rhaphidophoridae: 1


name author rank count origin comments FinBIF GBIF recognised full name
Tetrix subulata (Linnaeus, 1758) species 1239   syntypes of T. s. var. sahlbergi Saulcy, 1893 (doubtful) Laji.fi Tetrix subulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tetrix fuliginosa (Zetterstedt, 1828) species 35     Laji.fi Tetrix fuliginosa (Zetterstedt, 1828)
Tetrix undulata (Sowerby, 1806) species 140     Laji.fi Tetrix undulata (Sowerby, 1806)
Tetrix bipunctata (Linnaeus, 1758) species 1070     Laji.fi Tetrix bipunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tetrix tenuicornis (J. Sahlberg, 1893) species 71   holotype (verified) Laji.fi Tetrix tenuicornis (Sahlberg, 1891)
Tetrix Latreille, 1802 genus 101     Laji.fi Tetrix Latreille, 1802

Taxa in collection for Tetrigidae: 6


name author rank count origin comments FinBIF GBIF recognised full name
Podisma pedestris (Linnaeus, 1758) species 479     Laji.fi Podisma pedestris (Linnaeus, 1758)
Melanoplus frigidus (Boheman, 1846) species 69     Laji.fi Bohemanella frigida (Boheman, 1846)
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758) species 11     Laji.fi Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Psophus stridulus (Linnaeus, 1758) species 298     Laji.fi Psophus stridulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Sphingonotus caerulans (Linnaeus, 1767) species 376     Laji.fi Sphingonotus caerulans (Linnaeus, 1767)
Bryodemella tuberculata (Fabricius, 1775) species 40     Laji.fi Bryodemella tuberculata (Fabricius, 1775)
Stethophyma grossum (Linnaeus, 1758) species 643   several specimen eaten by pests Laji.fi Stethophyma grossum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Chrysochraon dispar (Germar, 1831) species 504     Laji.fi Chrysochraon dispar (Germar, 1834)
Podismopsis poppiusi (Miram, 1907) species 5     Laji.fi Podismopsis poppiusi (Miram, 1907)
Omocestus viridulus (Linnaeus, 1758) species 1457     Laji.fi Omocestus viridulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Chorthippus mollis (Charpentier, 1825) species 2     Laji.fi Chorthippus mollis (Charpentier, 1825)
Chorthippus pullus (Philippi, 1830) species 6     Laji.fi Chorthippus pullus (Philippi, 1830)
Chorthippus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815) species 1670     Laji.fi Chorthippus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815)
Chorthippus biguttulus (Linnaeus, 1758) species 882     Laji.fi Chorthippus biguttulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Chorthippus albomarginatus (De Geer, 1773) species 1110     Laji.fi Chorthippus albomarginatus (De Geer, 1773)
Chorthippus Fieber, 1852 genus 556   females and nymphs Laji.fi Chorthippus Fieber, 1852
Pseudochorthippus parallelus (Zetterstedt, 1821) species 1501     Laji.fi Pseudochorthippus parallelus (Zetterstedt, 1821)
Pseudochorthippus montanus (Charpentier, 1825) species 262     Laji.fi Pseudochorthippus montanus (Charpentier, 1825)
Myrmeleotettix maculatus (Thunberg, 1815) species 1387     Laji.fi Myrmeleotettix maculatus (Thunberg, 1815)
Gomphocerippus rufus (Linnaeus, 1758) species 48     Laji.fi Gomphocerippus rufus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Aeropedellus variegatus (Fischer von Waldheim, 1846) species 11     Laji.fi Aeropedellus variegatus (Fischer von Waldheim, 1846)
Acrididae   species 415   indet. Laji.fi Acrididae

Taxa in collection for Acrididae: 22