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Distribution path and Subregions of Ethiopia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Ethiopia
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Ethiopia
Class
Ethiopia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 318 families, 3065 genera, 9192 species
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Subclass
Ethiopia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 316 families, 3062 genera, 9188 species
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Infraclass
Ethiopia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 302 families, 3009 genera, 9049 species
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Superorder
Ethiopia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 36 families, 305 genera, 1173 species
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Order
Ethiopia
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 8 families, 49 genera, 150 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
Ethiopia
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 27 genera, 97 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Ethiopia
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 2 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 12 Species
Eremiaphilidae (Wood-mason, 1889) - 1 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 19 Species
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 5 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 78 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 28 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 5 Species
8 Families with 150 Species in Ethiopia


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Ethiopia
Species with ANext  
Amorphoscelis abyssinica (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Amorphoscelis punctata (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Blepharodes candelarius (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Blepharodes cornutus (Schulthess, 1894)Info
Blepharodes cornutus cornutus (Schulthess, 1894)Info
Blepharopsis mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Arab MantisInfo
Blepharopsis mendica nuda (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Blepharopsis nuda ()Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Catasigerpes margarethae (Werner, 1912)Info
Charieis peeli (Burr, 1900)Info
Chiropacha aestuans ()Info
Chiropacha obtusiceps ()Info
Chiropacha orientalis ()Info
Compsothespis abyssinica (Beier, 1961)Info
Compsothespis zavattam (La Greca, 1939)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danuria impannosa (Karsch, 1889)Info
Danuria thunbergi (Stal, 1856)Info
Dilatempusa aegyptiaca (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elaea gestroi (Capra, 1929)Info
Elaea gestroi gestroi (Capra, 1929)Info
Elaea marchali (Reich & Fairmaire, 1847)Info
Epitenodera capitata (De Saussure, 1869)Info
Eremiaphila nova (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galepsus binotatus (La Greca, 1950)Info
Galepsus capitatus (Saussure, 1869)Info
Galepsus coronatus (La Greca, 1952)Info
Galepsus erythraeus -> Onychogalepsus erythraeusInfo
Galepsus tenuis (Stål, 1877)Info
Gonypetella fuscipes (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hapalomantis abyssinica (Beier, 1931)Info
Hemiempusa capensis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Heterochaeta occidentalis (Beier, 1963)Info
Heterochaeta orientalis (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Heterochaeta zavattarii (La Greca, 1951)Info
Hoplocorypha bottegi (Saussure, 1895)Info
Hoplocorypha galeata (Saussure, 1870)Info
Hoplocorypha mellea (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Hoplocorypha narocana (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Hoplocorypha salfii (La Greca, 1939)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idolomantis diabolica (Saussure, 1869)Giant Devil´s Flower MantisInfo
Idolomantis diabolicum ()Info
Idolomantis diabroticum -> Idolomantis diabolicaInfo
Idolomorpha dentifrons (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Alien head mantisInfo
Ischnomantis aethiopica (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Ischnomantis fasciata (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Ischnomantis media (Rehn, 1901)Info
Ischnomantis perfida (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Ischnomantis spinigera (Schulthess-schindler, 1898)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junodia amoena (Schulthess-rechberg, 1899)Info
Junodia hararensis (Roy, 1972)Info
Junodia strigipennis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ligaria chopardi (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Ligaria denticollis (Werner, 1916)Info
Ligaria quadrinotata (Chopard, 1914)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mantis eichleri ()Info
Mantis religiosa eichleri (Bazyluk, 1960)Info
Mantis religiosa religiosa (Linné, 1758)Info
Microthespis dmitriewi (Werner, 1908)Info
Miomantis abyssinica (Giglio-tos, 1911)Egyptian mantisInfo
Miomantis andreinii (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Miomantis brunni (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis exilis (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis fallax (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Miomantis feminina (Beier, 1930)Info
Miomantis griffinii (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis lacualis (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis milmilena (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Miomantis mombasica (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis montana (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis paykullii (Stal, 1871)Egyptian mantisInfo
Miomantis pygmaea (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nilomantis floweri (Werner, 1907)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Onychogalepsus abyssiniens ()Info
Onychogalepsus capitata ()Info
Onychogalepsus erythraeus (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Onychogalepsus minutus ()Info
Oxyophthalmellus somalicus (Rehn, 1911)Info
Oxyothespis brevicollis (Beier, 1930)Elm bark borerInfo
Oxyothespis mammillata (Sjöstedt, 1930)Info
Oxyothespis noctivaga (La Greca, 1952)Info
Oxyothespis parva (Beier, 1935)Info
Oxyothespis sudanensis (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Oxypiloidea margarethae -> Oxypiloidea tridensInfo
Oxypiloidea tridens (Saussure, 1872)Info
Oxypilus descampsi (Roy, 1966)Info
Oxypilus nasutus (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Oxypilus nigericus (Beier, 1930)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paragalepsus gestri (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Paragalepsus gestri gestri ()Info
Paramantis natalensis (Stal, 1856)Info
Parasphendale affinis (Werner, 1913)Budwing mantisInfo
Parasphendale agrionina (Werner, 1913)Budwing mantisInfo
Parasphendale albicosta (Chopard, 1938)Info
Parasphendale costalis (Kirby, 1904)Info
Parasphendale ghindana (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Parasphendale minor (Schulthess-schildler, 1898)Info
Phyllocrania paradoxa (Burmeister, 1838)Ghost MantisInfo
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Polyspilota montana (Beier, 1931)Info
Popa crassa (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Popa spurca crassa (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Pseudocreobotra ocellata (Palisot, 1805)Ocellated Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (Stål, 1871)Walhbergi´s Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Pseudogalepsus dispar (Werner, 1907)Info
Pseudogalepsus modestior (Schulthess-rechberg, 1899)Info
Pseudoharpax abyssinicus (Beier, 1930)Info
Pseudoharpax beieri (La Greca, 1950)Info
Pseudoharpax centralis ()Info
Pseudoharpax erythraeus (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Pseudoharpax virescens (Serville, 1839)Gambian Spotted-eye Flower MantisInfo
Pseudoharpax virescens centralis (La Greca, 1954)Info
Pseudoharpax virescens virescens (Serville, 1839)Info
Pyrgomantis ornatipes (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rivetina baetica baetica (Rambur, 1839)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Somalithespis minor (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Sphodromantis abessinica (Sjöstedt, 1930)Info
Sphodromantis aethiopica (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Ethiopian mantisInfo
Sphodromantis andreinii (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Sphodromantis centralis (Rehn, 1914)African MantisInfo
Sphodromantis citernii (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Sphodromantis citernii citernii (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Sphodromantis elegans (Sjöstedt, 1930)Info
Sphodromantis fenestrata (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858)Common Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola (Burmeister, 1838)African Praying MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola lineola (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Sphodromantis meridionales ()Info
Sphodromantis pachinota (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Info
Sphodromantis rudolfae (Rehn, 1901)Info
Sphodromantis rudolfae andreinii (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Sphodromantis rudolfae rudolfae (Rehn, 1901)Info
Sphodromantis simplex ()Info
Sphodromantis viridis (Forskal, 1775)African mantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis meridionales ()Info
Sphodromantis viridis simplex (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Info
Sphodromantis viridis viridis (Forskal, 1775)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tarachina brevipennis (Beier, 1954)Info
Tarachina raphidioides (Werner, 1907)Info
Tarachina werneri (Chopard, 1914)Info
Tarachodes abyssinicus (Beier, 1931)Info
Tarachodes aestuans aestuans (Saussure, 1895)Info
Tarachodes alluaudi (Chopard, 1914)Info
Tarachodes karschii (Werner, 1907)Info
Tarachodes monstrosus (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Tarachodes obtusiceps (Stal, 1871)Info
Tarachodes oxynotus tenuis (Lombardo, 1997)Info
Tarachodes tenuis ()Info
Tarachodula pantherina (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
150 Species in Mantodea for Ethiopia 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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