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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Mantidae (Mantids) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 456 families, 6902 genera, 25265 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 453 families, 6893 genera, 25252 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 431 families, 6787 genera, 24913 species
Tree
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
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
 2 families, 12 genera, 35 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) (Mantids) - Systematics
 11 genera, 34 species
Site
Tree
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Genera198    worldwide
Species2.057    worldwide
Common namesMantids, Mantis
German namesGottesanbeterinnen
Finnish namesRukoilijasirkat
French namesMantes, Mantidés
AuthorBurmeister, 1838
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesMantidae in bie.ala.org.au
Mantidae in faunaeur.org
Mantidae in itis.gov
Mantidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Mantidae in Costa Rica
Angela armata (De Hann, 1842)Info
Angela guianensis (Rehn, 1906)Info
Angela perpulchra (Westwood, 1889)Info
Antemna rapax (Stål, 1877)Info
Choeradodis rbombicollis ()Info
Choeradodis rhombicollis (Latreille, 1833)Peruvian Shield MantisInfo
Choeradodis rhomboidea (Stoll, 1813)Tropical Shield MantisInfo
Melliera brevipes (Beier, 1935)Info
Melliera chorotega (Rehn, 1935)Info
Melliera major (Saussure, 1872)Info
Parastagmatoptera flavoguttata (Serville, 1839)Info
Phasmomantis championi (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Phasmomantis sumichrasti (Saussure, 1861)Info
Phyllovates chlorophaea (Blanchard, 1836)Texas unicorn mantisInfo
Phyllovates chlorophaena (Blanchard, 1836)Texas unicorn mantisInfo
Phyllovates cornuta (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmatoptera biocellata (Saussure, 1869)Info
Stagmatoptera insatiabilis -> Stagmomantis theophilaInfo
Stagmatoptera septentrionalis (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis carolina (Johansson, 1763)Carolina mantisInfo
Stagmomantis centralis -> Stagmomantis vicinaInfo
Stagmomantis gracilipes (Rehn, 1907)Arizona Tan MantisInfo
Stagmomantis heterogamia (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis montana (Rehn, 1935)Mountain MantisInfo
Stagmomantis montana montana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis nahua (Saussure, 1869)Rustic borerInfo
Stagmomantis parvidentata (Beier, 1931)Info
Stagmomantis theophila (Rehn, 1904)Info
Stagmomantis venusta (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis vicina (Saussure, 1870)Info
Vates pectinata (Saussure, 1871)Info
Vates pectinicornis (Stål, 1877)Info
Vates weyrauchi (Beier, 1958)Info
Xystropeltis lankesteri (Rehn, 1935)Info
34 Species in Mantidae 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
SuperfamilyMantoidea
FamilyMantidae
Mantids, Mantis
AuthorBurmeister, 1838
 
Synonyms
Manteidae (Saussure, 1859)

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