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Distribution path and Subregions of Egypt (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Egypt
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Egypt
Class
Egypt
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 306 families, 1966 genera, 4610 species
Tree
Subclass
Egypt
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 304 families, 1961 genera, 4598 species
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Infraclass
Egypt
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 296 families, 1936 genera, 4547 species
Tree
Superorder
Egypt
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 27 families, 107 genera, 227 species
Tree
Order
Egypt
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 5 families, 19 genera, 63 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
Egypt
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     1 family, 11 genera, 20 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Egypt
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 4 Species
Eremiaphilidae (Wood-mason, 1889) - 34 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 20 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 3 Species
4 Families with 61 Species in Egypt


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Egypt
Species with ANext  
Ameles aegyptiaca (Werner, 1913)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Blepharopsis mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Arab MantisInfo
Blepharopsis mendica mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cephalomantis gracilis (Gistel, 1856)Info
Cephalomantis vindipennis (Gistel, 1856)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dilatempusa aegyptiaca (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elaea gestroi (Capra, 1929)Info
Elaea gestroi gestroi (Capra, 1929)Info
Elaea solimani (Mohammad, Gad Alla, Hamouly, Ehrmann & El-den Nass, 2011)Info
Eremiaphila andresi (Werner, 1910)Info
Eremiaphila anubis (Lefèbvre, 1835)Anubis mantisInfo
Eremiaphila arabica (Saussure, 1871)Arabian mantisInfo
Eremiaphila aristidis (Lucas, 1880)Info
Eremiaphila audouini (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila barbara (Brisout, 1854)Info
Eremiaphila berndstiewi (Stiewe, 2004)Info
Eremiaphila bovei (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila brevipennis (Saussure, 1871)Info
Eremiaphila cairina (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Eremiaphila cerisy (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila dawydowi -> Eremiaphila arabicaInfo
Eremiaphila dentata (Saussure, 1871)Info
Eremiaphila genei (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila gigas (Beier, 1930)Info
Eremiaphila hebraica (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila heluanensis (Werner, 1904)Info
Eremiaphila hralili (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila irridipennis (Mukherjee & Hazra, 1985)Info
Eremiaphila khamsin (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila kheych (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila klunzingeri (Werner, 1906)Info
Eremiaphila lefebvrii (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Eremiaphila luxor (Lefèbvre, 1835)Luxor mantisInfo
Eremiaphila nilotica (Saussure, 1871)Info
Eremiaphila petiti (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila pyramidum (Werner, 1904)Info
Eremiaphila rohlfsi (Werner, 1906)Info
Eremiaphila rotundipennis (Kirby, 1904)Info
Eremiaphila rufipennis (Uvarov, 1929)Info
Eremiaphila savignyi (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila typhon (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila zetterstedti (Beier, 1942)Desert pebble mantisInfo
Eremoplana infelix (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heterochaeta pantherina (Saussure, 1872)Info
Heteronutarsus aegyptiacus (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Hypsicorypha gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iris coeca (Uvarov, 1931)Info
Iris oratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Iris MantisInfo
Ischnomantis fasciata (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Ischnomantis perfida (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosa religiosa (Linné, 1758)Info
Miomantis ehrenbergi (Werner, 1928)Info
Miomantis paykullii (Stal, 1871)Egyptian mantisInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rivetina baetica tenuidentata (La Greca & Lombardo, 1982)Info
Rivetina tenuidentata ()Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Severinia ullrichi (Ehrman, 1996)Info
Sinaiella nebulosa (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Sphodromantis bioculata -> Sphodromantis gastricaInfo
Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858)Common Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis (Forskal, 1775)African mantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis viridis (Forskal, 1775)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tarachodes gilvus (Charpentier, 1841)Info
63 Species in Mantodea for Egypt 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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