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Distribution path and Subregions of Cyprus (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Cyprus
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Cyprus
Class
Cyprus
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 272 families, 1479 genera, 2930 species
Tree
Subclass
Cyprus
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 271 families, 1477 genera, 2927 species
Tree
Infraclass
Cyprus
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 265 families, 1466 genera, 2908 species
Tree
Superorder
Cyprus
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 21 families, 72 genera, 133 species
Tree
Order
Cyprus
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 3 families, 6 genera, 12 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
Cyprus
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     1 family, 4 genera, 8 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Cyprus
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 3 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 8 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 1 Species
3 Families with 12 Species in Cyprus


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Cyprus
Ameles cyprica (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Ameles heldreichi (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1882)Info
Blepharopsis mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Arab MantisInfo
Blepharopsis mendica mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Blepharopsis mendica nuda (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Iris oratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Iris MantisInfo
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Rivetina baetica tenuidentata (La Greca & Lombardo, 1982)Info
Rivetina balcanica (Kaltenbach, 1963)Info
Rivetina tenuidentata ()Info
Sphodromantis viridis (Forskal, 1775)African mantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis viridis (Forskal, 1775)Info
12 Species in Mantodea for Cyprus 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
AuthorBurmeister, 1838
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Mantearia
Manteodea (Burmeister, 1829)
Mantoptera

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