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Distribution path and Subregions of Central America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America
Subregions: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Central America
Class
Central America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 598 families, 10563 genera, 48869 species
Tree
Subclass
Central America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 591 families, 10539 genera, 48833 species
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Infraclass
Central America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 566 families, 10392 genera, 48291 species
Tree
Superorder
Central America
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 62 families, 644 genera, 1975 species
Tree
Order
Central America
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 6 families, 37 genera, 104 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
Central America
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 16 genera, 52 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Central America
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 22 Species
Chaeteessidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 2 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 9 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 50 SpeciesMantids
Mantoididae (Giglio-tos, 1927) - 2 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 19 Species
6 Families with 104 Species in Central America


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Central America
Species with ANext  
Acanthops centralis (Lombardo & Ippolito, 2004)Info
Acanthops elegans (Lombardo & Ippolito, 2004)Info
Acanthops erosula (Stal, 1877)Info
Acanthops falcata (Stal, 1877)Boxer MantisInfo
Acanthops falcataria (Goeze, 1778)South American Dead Leaf MantisInfo
Acanthops godmani (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Acanthops tuberculata (Saussure, 1870)Info
Acanthops tuberculatus ()Info
Acontiothespis championi (Kirby, 1904)Info
Acontiothespis cordillerae (Saussure, 1869)Info
Acontiothespis fraterna (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Acontiothespis mexicana ()Info
Acontiothespis multicolor (Saussure, 1870)Info
Acontiothespis quadrimaculata ()Info
Acontiothespis vitrea ()Info
Acontista cordillerae -> Acontiothespis cordilleraeInfo
Acontista fraterna -> Acontiothespis fraternaInfo
Angela armata (De Hann, 1842)Info
Angela championi (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Angela guianensis (Rehn, 1906)Info
Angela miranda (Saussure, 1871)Info
Angela perpulchra (Westwood, 1889)Info
Angela subhyalina (Chopard, 1913)Info
Antemna rapax (Stål, 1877)Info
Asiadodis squilla (Saussure, 1869)Asian Shield MantisInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactromantis mexicanus ()Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Callibia diana (Stoll, 1813)Info
Carrikerella ceratophora (Hebard, 1922)Info
Carrikerella empusa (Rehn, 1935)Info
Chaeteessa caudata (Saussure, 1871)Info
Chaeteessa filata (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Choeradodis rbombicollis ()Info
Choeradodis rhombicollis (Latreille, 1833)Peruvian Shield MantisInfo
Choeradodis rhomboidea (Stoll, 1813)Tropical Shield MantisInfo
Choeradodis squilla -> Asiadodis squillaInfo
Choeradodis stalii (Wood-mason, 1880)Tropical Shield MantisInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Liturgousa maya -> Liturgusa mayaInfo
Liturgusa actuosa (Rehn, 1951)Info
Liturgusa annulipes (Serville, 1839)Info
Liturgusa atricoxata (Beier, 1931)Info
Liturgusa cayennensis (Saussure, 1869)Info
Liturgusa charpentieri (Giglio-tos, 1927)Info
Liturgusa cursor (Rehn, 1951)Info
Liturgusa fossetti (Svenson, 2014)Info
Liturgusa maya (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Lobovates chopardi (Deeleman-reinhold, 1957)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantoida maya (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Little Yucatan MantisInfo
Mantoida schraderi (Rehn, 1951)Info
Melliera brevipes (Beier, 1935)Info
Melliera chorotega (Rehn, 1935)Info
Melliera major (Saussure, 1872)Info
Melliera mordax (Rehn, 1935)Info
Metilia brunnerii (Saussure, 1871)Info
Musonia surinama (Saussure, 1869)Info
Musoniola dohrniana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Musoniola vicina (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligonicella punctulata (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Oligonicella striolata (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
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
Phyllovates maya -> Phyllovates chlorophaeaInfo
Pogonogaster tristani (Rehn, 1918)Info
Pseudacanthops caelebs (Saussure, 1869)Info
Pseudomiopteryx infuscata (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Pseudomusonia fera (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Pseudomusonia lineativentri (Stål, 1877)Info
Pseudomusonia lineativentris (Stål, 1877)Info
Pseudomusonia rapax (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raptrix perspicua (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Stagmatoptera abdominalis (Olivier, 1792)Info
Stagmatoptera biocellata (Saussure, 1869)Info
Stagmatoptera flavipennis (Serville, 1839)Info
Stagmatoptera insatiabilis -> Stagmomantis theophilaInfo
Stagmatoptera precaria (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Stagmatoptera septentrionalis (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis carolina (Johansson, 1763)Carolina mantisInfo
Stagmomantis centralis -> Stagmomantis vicinaInfo
Stagmomantis fraterna (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis gracilipes (Rehn, 1907)Arizona Tan MantisInfo
Stagmomantis heterogamia (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis limbata (Hahn, 1835)Arizona MantisInfo
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
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Thesprotia insolita (Rehn, 1935)Costa Rican Grass MantisInfo
Thesprotia macilenta (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Bolivian Grass MantisInfo
Thrinaconyx fumosa (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Thrinaconyx fumosus (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Thrinaconyx kirschianus (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Tithrone roseipennis (Saussure, 1870)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vates pectinata (Saussure, 1871)Info
Vates pectinicornis (Stål, 1877)Info
Vates weyrauchi (Beier, 1958)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xystropeltis lankesteri (Rehn, 1935)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zoolea lobipes (Olivier, 1792)Info
104 Species in Mantodea for Central America 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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