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Distribution path and Subregions of China (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - China
Subregions: Central China (South-central China), East China (Fujian, Shanghai, Zhejiang), North China, West China (Northwest China, Southwest China)
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in China
Class
China
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 867 families, 10793 genera, 49279 species
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Subclass
China
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 861 families, 10770 genera, 49247 species
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Infraclass
China
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 799 families, 10554 genera, 48861 species
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Superorder
China
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 101 families, 657 genera, 2289 species
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Order
China
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 8 families, 42 genera, 125 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
China
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 25 genera, 92 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in China
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 3 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 33 Species
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 7 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 59 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 10 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 7 Species
Toxoderidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 2 Species
8 Families with 125 Species in China


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in China
Species with ANext  
Acromantis hesione (Stål, 1877)Burmese MantisInfo
Acromantis japonica (Westwood, 1889)Japanese Boxer MantisInfo
Amantis hainanensis (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Amantis lofaoshanensis (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Amantis nawai (Shiraki, 1908)Info
Amantis wuzhishana (Yang In Huang, Yin, Zeng, Lin & Gu, 2002)Info
Ambivia parapopa (Wang, 1993)Info
Amorphoscelis chinensis (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Amorphoscelis hainana (Yang, 2002)Info
Amorphoscelis singaporana (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Anaxarcha hyalina (Zhang, 1988)Info
Anaxarcha maculata ()Info
Anaxarcha sinensis (Beier, 1933)Info
Anaxarcha tianmushanensis (Zheng, 1985)Info
Anoplosigerpes tessmanni (Beier, 1933)Info
Asiadodis yunnanensis (Wang & Liang, 1995)Chinese Shield MantisInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caliris melli (Beier, 1933)Info
Caliris pallens (Wang, 1993)Info
Ceratomantis yunnanensis (Zhang, 1986)Info
Choeradodis yunnanensis -> Asiadodis yunnanensisInfo
Creobroter apicalis (Saussure, 1869)Info
Creobroter geminata ()Info
Creobroter gemmatus (Stoll, 1813)Indian Flower MantisInfo
Creobroter jiangxiensis (Zheng, 1988)Info
Creobroter nebulosa (Zheng, 1988)Info
Creobroter urbana ()Info
Creobroter vitripennis (Beier, 1933)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Deiphobe yunnanensis (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euantissa pulchra (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Euantissa sinensis (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haania vitalisi (Chopard, 1920)Info
Hapalopeza occipitalis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Hestiasula basinigra (Zhang, 1992)Info
Hestiasula major (Beier, 1929)Info
Hestiasula seminigra (Zhang, 1992)Info
Hestiasula zhejiangensis (Zhou & Shen, 1992)Info
Hierodula chinensis (Werner, 1929)Info
Hierodula daqingshanensis (Wang, 1993)Timber Ridge Cave beetleInfo
Hierodula membranacea (Burmeister, 1838)Giant Asian mantisInfo
Hierodula multispina (Wang, 1993)Info
Hierodula patellifera (Serville, 1839)Giant Asian MantisInfo
Hierodula saussurei -> Hierodula patelliferaInfo
Hierodula trimacula -> Sphodromantis trimaculaInfo
Hierodula unimaculata (Olivier, 1792)Info
Hierodula xishaensis (Wang, 1993)Info
Hierodula yunnanensis (Wang, 1993)Info
Hierodulella albomaculata (Zhang, 1991)Info
Humbertiella milligratulata ()Info
Humbertiella nada (Zhang, 1986)Info
Humbertiella yunnanensis (Wang & Bi, 1995)Info
Hymenopus coronatoides (Wang, Liu & Yin, 1994)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iris mongolica ()Info
Iris polystictica (Fischer-waldheim, 1846)Info
Iris polystictica mongolica (Sjostedt, 1932)Info
Iris polystictica polystictica (Fischer-waldheim, 1846)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kishinouyeum breve (Wang, 1993)Info
Kishinouyeum cangshanensis (Mao, 2001:505 Yunnan; English P. 506; Diagnostic; , 2004)Info
Kishinouyeum cornutus (Zhang, 1988)Info
Kishinouyeum hepatica (Zhang, 1988)Info
Kishinouyeum jianfenglingensis (Hua, 1984)Info
Kishinouyeum parvula ()Info
Kishinouyeum robusta (Niu & Liu, 1998)Info
Kishinouyeum sinensis (Ouchi, 1938)Info
Kishinouyeum stigmosus ()Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptomantella albella (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Leptomantella hainanae (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Leptomantella tonkinae hainanae (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Leptomantella xizangensis (Wang, 1993)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosa religiosa (Linné, 1758)Info
Mantis religiosa sinica (Bazyluk, 1960)Info
Mantis sinica ()Info
Mesopteryx alata (Saussure, 1870)Info
Montamantis meihuashana ()Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanomantis yunnanensis (Wang, 1993)Info
Nemotha mirabilis (Beier, 1933)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomantis brachyptera (Zheng, 1989)Info
Odontomantis chayuensis (Zheng, 1989)Info
Odontomantis foveafrons (Zhang, 1985)Info
Odontomantis hainana (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Odontomantis laticollis (Beier, 1933)Info
Odontomantis longipennis (Zheng, 1989)Info
Odontomantis monticola (Beier, 1933)Info
Odontomantis nigrimarginalis (Zhang, 1985)Info
Odontomantis planiceps (Giglio-tos, 1913)Asian ant mantisInfo
Odontomantis sinensis (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Odontomantis xizangensis (Zheng, 1989)Info
Ormomantis yunnanensis (Wang, 1992)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeothespis oreophilus (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Palaeothespis pallidus (Zhang, 1987)Info
Palaeothespis stictus (Zhou & Shen, 1992)Info
Paratoxodera meggitti (Uvarov, 1927)Info
Phyllothelys werneri (Karny, 1915)Info
Pseudogousa sinensis (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhombodera brachynota (Wang & Dong, 1993)Info
Rhombodera javana (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Rhombodera latipronotum (Zhang, 1990)Info
Rhombodera valida (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Rhombodera zhangi (Wang & Dong, 1993)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sinomantis denticulata (Beier, 1933)Info
Sinomantis maculata ()Info
Sinomiopteryx brevifrons (Wang & Bi, 1991)Info
Sinomiopteryx grahami (Tinkham, 1937)Info
Sinomiopteryx guangxiensis (Wang & Bi, 1991)Info
Sphodromantis trimacula (Saussure, 1870)Info
Statilia agresta (Zheng, 1987)Info
Statilia apicalis (Saussure, 1871)Info
Statilia chayuensis (Zhang, 1983)Poplar-butt borerInfo
Statilia flavobrunnea (Zhang, 1984)Birch and beech girdlerInfo
Statilia maculata (Thunberg, 1784)Ko-kamakiri {Japanese}Info
Statilia maculata maculata (Thungberg, 1784)Info
Statilia nemoralis (Saussure, 1870)Info
Statilia spanis (Wang, 1993)Info
Statilia viridibrunnea (Zhang, 1984)Info
Statilia yangi ()Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tenodera angustipennis (Saussure, 1869)SaussureInfo
Tenodera aridifolia (Stoll, 1813)Japanese Giant MantisInfo
Tenodera aridifolia sinensis (Saussure, 1871)Chinese mantidInfo
Tenodera brevicollis -> Tenodera aridifoliaInfo
Tenodera caudafissilis (Wang, 1992)Info
Tenodera fasciata (Olivier, 1792)Info
Tenodera sinensis -> Tenodera aridifoliaChinese MantisInfo
Tenodera stotzneri (Werner, 1929)Info
Toxomantis sinensis (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Tropidomantis gressitti (Tinkham, 1937)Info
125 Species in Mantodea for China 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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