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Distribution path and Subregions of Ecozones (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones
Subregions: Afrotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental), Nearctic, Palaearctic (South Palaearctic)
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Ecozones
Class
Ecozones
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 811 families, 31261 genera, 394246 species
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Subclass
Ecozones
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 805 families, 31207 genera, 394152 species
Tree
Infraclass
Ecozones
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 772 families, 30750 genera, 390565 species
Tree
Superorder
Ecozones
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 76 families, 859 genera, 4412 species
Tree
Order
Ecozones
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 7 families, 18 genera, 34 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
Ecozones
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 11 genera, 23 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Ecozones
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 Species
Eremiaphilidae (Wood-mason, 1889) - 1 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 22 SpeciesMantids
Mantoididae (Giglio-tos, 1927) - 1 Species
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 2 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 5 Species
7 Families with 34 Species in Ecozones


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Ecozones
Bactromantis virga (Scudder, 1896)Info
Eremiaphila cordofan ()Info
Gonatista grisea (Fabricius, 1793)Grizzled MantisInfo
Iris oratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Iris MantisInfo
Iris oratorius -> Iris oratoriaInfo
Litaneutria longipennis (Scudder, 1872)Info
Litaneutria minor -> Yersiniops solitariaMinor ground mantisInfo
Litaneutria skinneri (Rehn, 1907)Skinner´s ground mantisInfo
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Mantoida maya (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Little Yucatan MantisInfo
Oligonicella bolliana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Oligonicella mexicanus (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Oligonicella scudderi (Saussure, 1870)Scudder´s MantisInfo
Parastagmatoptera simulacrum (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Phyllovates chlorophaea (Blanchard, 1836)Texas unicorn mantisInfo
Pseudovates arizonae (Hebard, 1935)Arizona Unicorn MantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis (Forskal, 1775)African mantisInfo
Stagmatoptera praecaria (Linné, 1758)Info
Stagmatoptera praecarius -> Stagmatoptera praecariaInfo
Stagmomantis californica (Rehn & Hebard, 1909)California MantisInfo
Stagmomantis carolina (Johansson, 1763)Carolina mantisInfo
Stagmomantis floridensis (Davis, 1919)Larger Florida MantisInfo
Stagmomantis gracilipes (Rehn, 1907)Arizona Tan MantisInfo
Stagmomantis limbata (Hahn, 1835)Arizona MantisInfo
Stagmomantis venusta (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Tenodera angustipennis (Saussure, 1869)SaussureInfo
Tenodera aridifolia (Stoll, 1813)Japanese Giant MantisInfo
Thesprotia graminis (Scudder, 1877)American grass mantisInfo
Tithrone clauseni (Jantsch, 1995)Info
Tithrone corseuli (Jantsch, 1986)Info
Yersiniops solitaria (Scudder, 1896)Horned ground mantisInfo
Yersiniops solitarium (Scudder, 1896)Horned ground mantisInfo
Yersiniops sophronica (Rehn & Hebard, 1908)Yersin´s ground mantisInfo
34 Species in Mantodea for Ecozones 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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