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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Acanthopidae in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
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Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
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Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
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Superorder
Costa Rica
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 44 families, 381 genera, 911 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 6 families, 31 genera, 75 species
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Family
Costa Rica
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - Systematics
 7 genera, 16 species
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Genera14    worldwide
Species144    worldwide
AuthorBurmeister, 1838
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Countries
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Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, France, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Uruguay, Venezuela
Links and ReferencesAcanthopidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Acanthopidae in Costa Rica
Acanthops centralis (Lombardo & Ippolito, 2004)Info
Acanthops erosula (Stal, 1877)Info
Acanthops godmani (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Acanthops tuberculata (Saussure, 1870)Info
Acanthops tuberculatus ()Info
Acontiothespis cordillerae (Saussure, 1869)Info
Acontiothespis fraterna (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Acontiothespis mexicana ()Info
Acontiothespis multicolor (Saussure, 1870)Info
Acontiothespis vitrea ()Info
Acontista cordillerae -> Acontiothespis cordilleraeInfo
Acontista fraterna -> Acontiothespis fraternaInfo
Metilia brunnerii (Saussure, 1871)Info
Pseudacanthops caelebs (Saussure, 1869)Info
Raptrix perspicua (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Tithrone roseipennis (Saussure, 1870)Info
16 Species in Acanthopidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderPolyneoptera
OrderMantodea
Praying mantis, The mantes, The mantises, Mantes, Praying Mantids, Mantises, Mantids, Praying Mantises
FamilyAcanthopidae
AuthorBurmeister, 1838

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