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Distribution path and Subregions of Madagascar (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Madagascar
Subregions: Fianarantsoa Province
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Madagascar
Class
Madagascar
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 460 families, 5769 genera, 23241 species
Tree
Subclass
Madagascar
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 454 families, 5756 genera, 23225 species
Tree
Infraclass
Madagascar
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 440 families, 5695 genera, 23043 species
Tree
Superorder
Madagascar
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 41 families, 415 genera, 1093 species
Tree
Order
Madagascar
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 7 families, 31 genera, 79 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
Madagascar
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 14 genera, 41 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Madagascar
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 3 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 2 Species
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 17 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 39 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 10 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
7 Families with 79 Species in Madagascar


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Madagascar
Species with ANext  
Apterocorypha aurita (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Apterocorypha bispina (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brancsikia aeroplana (Lamberton, 1911)Info
Brancsikia freyi (Brancsik, 1893)Info
Brancsikia simplex (Beier, 1935)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chopardempusa neglecta (Paulian, 1958)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danuriella irregularis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Danuriella madagascariensis (Beier, 1929)Info
Danuriella marojejyensis (Paulian, 1961)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enicophlebia hilara (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Enicophlebia pallida (Westwood, 1889)Info
Euchomena madecassa (Saussure, 1870)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hoplocorypha acuta (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Hoplocoryphella grandis (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Hyalomantis antsingica (Svenson & Roy, 2011)Info
Hyalomantis madagascariensis (Saussure, 1870)Info
Hyalomantis murzini (Svenson & Roy, 2011)Info
Hyalomantis punctata -> Hyalomantis madagascariensisInfo
Hyalomantis whitingi (Svenson & Roy, 2011)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ichromantis befascia (Paulian, 1957)Info
Ichromantis dichroica (Paulian, 1957)Info
Idolomorpha madagascanemis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Idolomorpha madagascariensis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Ilomantis thalassina (Saussure, 1899)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Liturgusella malagassa (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Majanga basilaris (Westwood, 1889)Info
Majanga spinosa (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Majanga tricolor (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Mantasoa lebbei (Mériguet, 2005)Info
Mantasoa macula (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895 Placed Meriguet, 2005)Info
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosa griveaudi (Paulian, 1958)Info
Mimomantis milloti (R. Paulian, 1957)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Negromantis gracilis (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Nesogalepsus andriai (Paulian, 1961)Info
Nesogalepsus beieri (Paulian, 1961)Info
Nesogalepsus conspersus (Sjostedt, 1930)Info
Nesogalepsus hova (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Nesogalepsus madagascariensis (Serville, 1839)Info
Nesogalepsus sikorii (Beier, 1931)Info
Nesogalepsus tuberculatus (Beier, 1931)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Otomantis aurita (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralygdamia madecassa (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Paramantis prasina (Audinet-serville, 1839)Info
Paramantis viridis (Saussure, 1872)Info
Phyllocrania paradoxa (Burmeister, 1838)Ghost MantisInfo
Platycalymma annulicornis (Roy & Svenson, 2011)Info
Platycalymma dichroica (Paulian, 1957)Info
Platycalymma latipennis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Platycalymma mahafalica (Roy & Svenson, 2011)Info
Platycalymma viettei (Roy & Svenson, 2011)Info
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Polyspilota robusta (Roy, 1989)Info
Popa crassa (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Popa spurca crassa (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Popa spurca spurca (Stal, 1856)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tarachomantis alaotrana (Giglio-tos, 1913)Info
Tarachomantis betanimena (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Tarachomantis betsilea (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Tarachomantis caldwellii (Bates, 1863)Info
Tarachomantis confusa (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Tarachomantis hova (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Tarachomantis macula -> Mantasoa maculaInfo
Tarachomantis rubiginosa (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Tarachomantis sakalava (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Info
Telomantis lamperti (Werner, 1906)Info
Tenodera madagascariensis ()Info
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa bokiana (Giglio-tos, 1907)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa madagascariensis -> Tenodera superstitiosa bokianaInfo
Tenodera superstitiosa superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Tisma acutipennis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Tisma chopardi (Roy, 2005)Info
Tisma freyi (Brancsik, 1892)Info
Tisma grandidieri (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Maple dryobiusInfo
Tisma pauliani (Roy, 2005)Info
Tisma peyrierasi (Roy, 2005)Info
Tuberculepsus ambrensis (Roy & Schütte, 2010)Info
Tuberculepsus nigricoxa (Roy & Schütte, 2010)Info
79 Species in Mantodea for Madagascar 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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