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Distribution path and Subregions of Angola (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Angola
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Angola
Class
Angola
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 334 families, 2942 genera, 8023 species
Tree
Subclass
Angola
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 330 families, 2934 genera, 8014 species
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Infraclass
Angola
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 319 families, 2878 genera, 7846 species
Tree
Superorder
Angola
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 37 families, 316 genera, 569 species
Tree
Order
Angola
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 9 families, 55 genera, 110 species
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Families25    worldwide
Genera476    worldwide
Species3.899    worldwide
Common namesPraying mantis, The mantes, The mantises, Mantes, Praying Mantids, Mantises, Mantids, Praying Mantises
German namesFangschrecken, Gottesanbeterinnen, Fangheuschrecken
Dutch namesBidsprinkhanen
Finnish namesRukoilijasirkat
Spanish namesMadreculebras, Mantidos
French namesMantoptère
AuthorBurmeister, 1838
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (South Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental)


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands)

Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, 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, Eritrea, 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, North Korea, 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, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, 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 ReferencesMantodea in bie.ala.org.au
Mantodea in mantodea.speciesfile.org
Mantodea in faunaeur.org
Mantodea in itis.gov
Mantodea in papua-insects.nl
Mantodea in Wikipedia (English)
Superfamily
Angola
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 36 genera, 72 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Angola
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 5 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 13 Species
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 6 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 59 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 18 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 5 Species
Toxoderidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
9 Families with 110 Species in Angola


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Angola
Species with ANext  
Amorphoscelis angolica (Beier, 1969)Info
Amorphoscelis machadoi (Beier, 1969)Info
Amorphoscelis pulchella (Giglio-tos, 1913)Info
Amphecostephanus rex (Rehn, 1912)Info
Anasigerpes bifasciata (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Ariusia conspersa (Stål, 1877)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Belomantis helenae (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Bolbena hottentotta (Karny, 1908)Hottentot mantisInfo
Bolbira katangica ()Info
Bolbira lacualis ()Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chrysomantis speciosa (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Cilnia humeralis (Saussure, 1871)Wide-armed MantisInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danuria angolensis -> Danuria barbozaeInfo
Danuria barbozae (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Danuria gracilis (Schulthess-schindler, 1899)Info
Dystacta alticeps (Schaum, 1852)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Entella angolensis (Beier, 1937)Info
Entella angolica (Beier, 1969)Info
Entella gaerdesi -> Entella vitticepsInfo
Entella machadoi (Beier, 1969)Info
Entella obscura (Beier, 1969)Info
Episcopomantis chalybea (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Epitenodera capitata (De Saussure, 1869)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galepsus damaranus -> Onychogalepsus damaranusInfo
Galinthias amoena (Saussure, 1871)Info
Gonypetella australis (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Gonypetella deletrix (Rehn, 1927)Info
Gonypetella kilimandjarica (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Gonypetella kilimandjarica kilimandjarica (Sjostedt, 1909)Info
Gonypetella kilimandjarica similis -> Gonypetella kilimandjarica kilimandjaricaInfo
Gonypetella similis -> Gonypetella kilimandjaricaInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hapalomantis minima (Werner, 1906)Info
Hapalomantis rhombochir (Werner, 1908)Info
Hemiempusa capensis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Heterochaeta bernardii (Roy, 1972)Info
Heterochaeta occidentalis (Beier, 1963)Info
Heterochaeta pantherina (Saussure, 1872)Info
Heterochaeta tenuipes -> Heterochaeta occidentalisInfo
Hierodula scutata -> Rhomboderella scutataInfo
Hoplocorypha boviformis (Rehn, 1912)Info
Hoplocorypha congica (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Hoplocorypha garuana (Giglio-tos, 1916)Twig prunerInfo
Hoplocorypha macra (Stål, 1856)Info
Hoplocorypha perplexa (Rehn, 1912)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idolomorpha lateralis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Ischnomantis fatiloqua (Stal, 1856)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junodia lameyi (Beier, 1942)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptocola phthisica (Saussure, 1869)Info
Leptocola seriepunctata (Karsch, 1892)Info
Ligaria culicivora (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Ligariella diabolica (Beier, 1969)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macracanthopus schoutedeii ()Info
Macracanthopus seydeli (Roy, 1995)Info
Maculatoscelis ascalaphoides (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Mantis insignis (Beier, 1954)Info
Miomantis acuticeps (Beier, 1969)Info
Miomantis acutipes ()Info
Miomantis brunni (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis coxalis (Saussure, 1898)Info
Miomantis exilis (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis misana (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis scabricollis (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Omomantis zebrata (Charpentier, 1843)Info
Onychogalepsus damaranus (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Onychogalepsus machadoi ()Info
Onychogalepsus schwetzi ()Info
Otomantis capirica (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Oxyothespis acuticeps (Sjostedt, 1930)Info
Oxyothespis meridionalis (Kaltenbach, 1996)Firtree borerInfo
Oxypiloidea tridens (Saussure, 1872)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Panurgica feae (Griffini, 1907)Info
Paramantis natalensis (Stal, 1856)Info
Paramantis prasina (Audinet-serville, 1839)Info
Paramantis victoriana (Werner, 1908)Info
Paramorphoscelis gondokorensis (Werner, 1907)Info
Parentella benguelae (Saussure, 1869)Info
Phyllocrania paradoxa (Burmeister, 1838)Ghost MantisInfo
Plistospilota nigerica (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Popa spurca -> Popa undataAfrican twig mantisInfo
Popa spurca spurca (Stal, 1856)Info
Popa undata ()Info
Pseudocreobotra ocellata (Palisot, 1805)Ocellated Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (Stål, 1871)Walhbergi´s Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Pseudogalepsus inermis (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Pseudoharpax francoisi (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Pseudoharpax ugandanus (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Pyrgomantis congica (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Pyrgomantis fasciata (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Pyrgomantis fasciata fasciata ()Info
Pyrgomantis nasuta (Thunberg, 1784)Info
Pyrgomantis wellmanni (Rehn, 1912)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhomboderella scutata (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphodromantis biocellata (Werner, 1906)Info
Sphodromantis congica (Beier, 1931)Congo MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola (Burmeister, 1838)African Praying MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola lineola (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Sphodromantis lineola pinguis (Roy, 1968)Info
Sphodromantis pavonina (La Greca, 1955)Info
Sphodromantis pinguis ()Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tarachina seriepunctata (Beier, 1954)Info
Tarachodes dives (Saussure, 1869)Info
Tarachodes insidiator (Wood-mason, 1882)Info
Tarachodes kibwezianus (Beier, 1957)Info
Tarachodes lucubrans (Burchell, 1822)Info
Tarachodes maurus (Saussure, 1871)Info
Tarachodes sanctus kibwezianus (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Theopompella aurivillii (Sjöstedt, 1900)Info
110 Species in Mantodea for Angola listed
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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
AuthorBurmeister, 1838
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Mantearia
Manteodea (Burmeister, 1829)
Mantoptera

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