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Distribution path and Subregions of Gabon (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Gabon
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Gabon
Class
Gabon
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 220 families, 2048 genera, 6011 species
Tree
Subclass
Gabon
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 220 families, 2048 genera, 6011 species
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Infraclass
Gabon
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 209 families, 2003 genera, 5931 species
Tree
Superorder
Gabon
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 30 families, 158 genera, 260 species
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Order
Gabon
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 5 families, 22 genera, 37 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
Gabon
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 18 genera, 30 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Gabon
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 8 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 22 SpeciesMantids
Sibyllidae (Stål, 1872) - 1 Species
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 2 Species
5 Families with 37 Species in Gabon


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Gabon
Alalomantis muta (Wood-mason, 1889)Cameroon MantisInfo
Anasigerpes bifasciata (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Anasigerpes heydeni (Werner, 1908)Info
Catasigerpes camerunensis -> Catasigerpes margarethaeInfo
Catasigerpes margarethae (Werner, 1912)Info
Chrysomantis speciosa (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Congoharpax aberrans (Roy, 1963)Info
Congoharpax coiffaiti (Roy, 1972)Info
Dactylopteryx flexuosa (Karsch, 1892)Info
Heterochaeta bernardii (Roy, 1972)Info
Leptocola stanleyana (Westwood, 1889)Info
Macrodanuria elongata (Borre, 1883)Info
Oxypilus cherlonneixi (Roy, 1999)Info
Plistospilota validissima (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Polyspilota griffinii (Giglio-tos, 1911)Griffin MantisInfo
Presibylla elegans (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Prohierodula grassei (Roy, 1965)Info
Prohierodula laticollis (Karsch, 1892)Info
Prohierodula picta (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Pseudostagmatoptera infuscata (Roy, 1973)Info
Rhomboderella gabonica (Roy, 1973)Info
Sphodromantis balachowskyi (La Greca, 1967)Sphodromantis belachowskiInfo
Sphodromantis gracilicollis (Beier, 1930)Info
Sphodromantis hyalina (La Greca, 1955)Info
Sphodromantis lineola (Burmeister, 1838)African Praying MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola lineola (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Stenopyga belinga (Roy, 1973)Info
Stenopyga ipassa (Roy, 1973)Info
Tarachodes feae (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Tarachodes rotundiceps (Werner, 1907)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Theopompella aurivillii (Sjöstedt, 1900)Info
Theopompella heterochroa (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Theopompella pallida (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Tismomorpha vitripennis (Bolivar, 1908)Info
37 Species in Mantodea for Gabon 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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