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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) 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
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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
Costa Rica
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 12 genera, 35 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Costa Rica
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 16 Species
Chaeteessidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 1 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 7 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 34 SpeciesMantids
Mantoididae (Giglio-tos, 1927) - 1 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 16 Species
6 Families with 75 Species in Costa Rica


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Costa Rica
Species with ANext  
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
Angela armata (De Hann, 1842)Info
Angela guianensis (Rehn, 1906)Info
Angela perpulchra (Westwood, 1889)Info
Antemna rapax (Stål, 1877)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Carrikerella ceratophora (Hebard, 1922)Info
Carrikerella empusa (Rehn, 1935)Info
Chaeteessa caudata (Saussure, 1871)Info
Choeradodis rbombicollis ()Info
Choeradodis rhombicollis (Latreille, 1833)Peruvian Shield MantisInfo
Choeradodis rhomboidea (Stoll, 1813)Tropical Shield MantisInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Liturgousa maya -> Liturgusa mayaInfo
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 maya (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mantoida schraderi (Rehn, 1951)Info
Melliera brevipes (Beier, 1935)Info
Melliera chorotega (Rehn, 1935)Info
Melliera major (Saussure, 1872)Info
Metilia brunnerii (Saussure, 1871)Info
Musonia surinama (Saussure, 1869)Info
Musoniola dohrniana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligonicella punctulata (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
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 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
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  Top
Xystropeltis lankesteri (Rehn, 1935)Info
75 Species in Mantodea for Costa Rica 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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