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Distribution path and Subregions of Iraq (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Iraq
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Iraq
Class
Iraq
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 187 families, 879 genera, 1680 species
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Subclass
Iraq
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 183 families, 874 genera, 1674 species
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Infraclass
Iraq
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 178 families, 863 genera, 1661 species
Tree
Superorder
Iraq
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 20 families, 50 genera, 83 species
Tree
Order
Iraq
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 5 families, 6 genera, 13 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
Iraq
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     1 family, 2 genera, 6 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Iraq
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 1 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 Species
Eremiaphilidae (Wood-mason, 1889) - 4 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 6 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 1 Species
5 Families with 13 Species in Iraq


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Iraq
Amorphoscelis pantherina (Roy, 1966)Info
Blepharopsis mendica mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Eremiaphila andresi (Werner, 1910)Info
Eremiaphila cerisy (Lefèbvre, 1835)Info
Eremiaphila fraseri (Uvarov, 1921)Info
Eremiaphila turica ()Info
Iris nana (Uvarov, 1930)Info
Rivetina excellens (La Greca & Lombardo, 1982)Info
Rivetina fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Rivetina laticollis (La Greca & Lombardo, 1982)Info
Rivetina mesopotamica (La Greca & Lombardo, 1982)Info
Rivetina syriaca mesopotamica (La Greca & Lombardo, 1982)Info
Sphodromantis trimacula (Saussure, 1870)Info
13 Species in Mantodea for Iraq 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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