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7 amazing facts about Desert Locusts

1. Desert Locusts (Schistocerca gregaria) are swarming short-horned grasshoppers in the family Acrididae. 2. They are the most devastating migratory pests found in Africa (Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania), Middle East and Southwestern Asia. 3. They travel in swarms of 150 million, and eat food that can be eaten by 35 000 people in a […]