Animalia > Arthropoda > Insecta > Orthoptera > Stenopelmatoidea > Anostostomatidae > Deinacrida > Deinacrida connectens

Deinacrida connectens (Scree weta)

Synonyms: Deinacridopsis connectens

Wikipedia Abstract

Deinacrida connectens is a species of insect in family Anostostomatidae. It is endemic to New Zealand and is typically found in the mountainous regions of the South Island.
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Prey / Diet

Daucus carota (bird's nest)[1]
Lactuca sativa (Lettuce)[1]
Taraxacum officionale <Unverified Name>[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Closterotomus norvegicus (strawberry bug)1
Deinacrida rugosa (Cook Strait giant weta)1
Petrobia latens1
Sidnia kinbergi1


Australasia (New Zealand); Australasia(New Zealand); Type locality: Africa, Southern Africa, Cape Province, Newlands;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database
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