Grasshoppers of Europe

Curve-tailed Plump Bush-cricket Isophya camptoxypha

Photo: Ionut Iorgu

More than 1000 Orthoptera on IUCN global red list

Roy Kleukers - 8 December 2016
The Adriatic marbled bush-cricket Zeuneriana marmorata, an endangered species on the European red list. 

The IUCN Red List has recently been updated and now more than 1000 Orthoptera species are included in the global red list. These come mostly from the recent activities for the European red list. By clicking on Initiatives – Europe in www.iucnredlist.org you can access the European assessments. In January 2017 the European red list of Orthoptera will be formally published.