(syn. Locustella Ϯ Grasshopper Warbler L. naevia) Gr. ακριδιον akridion  little grasshopper  < dim. ακρις akris, ακριδος akridos  grasshopper; ορνις ornis, ορνιθος ornithos  bird; "165. Acridiornis locustella       166. --do.--  lanceolata (?) Degl Gerbe, A. straminea, nob" (Severtzov 1873) (OD per Björn Bergenholtz).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 19 January 2019).