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From issue:   Issue:   British Wildlife 05.1 October 1993

The Conservation of Britain’s Wart-biter Bush-cricket

By - Andrew Cherrill

Compared with continental Europe, the British Isles has a poor Orthopteran fauna, including 29 native species of ground-hoppers, bush-crickets, crickets, and grasshoppers (Marshall & Haes 1988). Roughly half of these species are restricted to the south of a line drawn from the Bristol Channel to the Wash.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist