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Distribution path and Subregions of Liberia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Liberia
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Liberia
Class
Liberia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 162 families, 1025 genera, 2575 species
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Subclass
Liberia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 162 families, 1025 genera, 2575 species
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Infraclass
Liberia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 153 families, 964 genera, 2386 species
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Superorder
Liberia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 16 families, 97 genera, 167 species
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Order
Liberia
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 5 families, 17 genera, 28 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
Liberia
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 14 genera, 25 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Liberia
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 1 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 9 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 16 SpeciesMantids
5 Families with 28 Species in Liberia


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Liberia
Calospilota calabarica (Westwood, 1889)Info
Cataspilota calabarica (Westwood, 1889)Info
Heterochaeta strachani (Kirby, 1904)Info
Idolomorpha lateralis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Maculatoscelis maculata (Roy, 1965)Info
Oxypilus annulatus (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxypilus cherlonneixi (Roy, 1999)Info
Oxypilus distinctus -> Oxypilus annulatusGambian boxer mantisInfo
Oxypilus flavicoxa (Roy, 1964)Info
Oxypilus lamottei (Roy, 1966)Info
Panurgica duplex (Karsch, 1896)Info
Panurgica fratercula (Rehn, 1912)Info
Panurgica liberiana (Rehn, 1912)Info
Paramantis togana (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Plistospilota guineensis (Roy, 1965)Info
Plistospilota validissima (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Prohierodula ornatipennis (Bolivar, 1893)Info
Pseudocreobotra ocellata (Palisot, 1805)Ocellated Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Sphodromantis aurea (Giglio-tos, 1917)Congo Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858)Common Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola (Burmeister, 1838)African Praying MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola lineola (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Stenopyga extera (Karsch, 1892)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Theopompella chopardi (Roy, 1963)Info
Tismomorpha inexpectata (La Greca, 1966)Info
28 Species in Mantodea for Liberia 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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