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Distribution path and Subregions of Mesozoic (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Mesozoic
Subregions: Cretaceous (Lower Cretaceous, Upper Cretaceous), Jurassic
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Mesozoic
Class
Mesozoic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1015 families, 5135 genera, 10072 species
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Subclass
Mesozoic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 994 families, 5106 genera, 10042 species
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Infraclass
Mesozoic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 870 families, 4691 genera, 9396 species
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Superorder
Mesozoic
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 140 families, 673 genera, 1388 species
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Order
Mesozoic
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 10 families, 15 genera, 23 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
Mesozoic
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Mesozoic
Ambermantidae (Grimaldi, 2003) - 1 Species
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 1 Species
Baissomantidae (Gratshev & Zherikhin, 1993) - 2 Species
Chaeteessidae (Handlirsch, 1920) - 8 Species
Cretomantidae (Gratshev & Zherikhin, 1994) - 2 Species
Gryllomantidae (Gorochov, 2006) - 5 Species
Jantarimantidae (Vrsansky, 2002) - 1 Species
Juramantidae (Vrsansky, 2002) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 SpeciesMantids
Santanmantidae (Grimaldi, 2003) - 1 Species
10 Families with 23 Species in Mesozoic


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Mesozoic
Ambermantis wozniaki (D. Grimaldi, 2003)Info
Amorphoscelites sharovi (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Asiadodis squilla (Saussure, 1869)Asian Shield MantisInfo
Baissomantis maculata (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Baissomantis picta (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Cretomantis larvalis (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Cretophotina mongolica (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Cretophotina santanensis (Lee, 2014)Info
Cretophotina selenginensis (Vrsansky, 2002)Info
Cretophotina selenginesis (Vrsansky, 2002)Info
Cretophotina serotina (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Cretophotina tristriata (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Gryllomantis lebanensis (D. Grimaldi, 2003)Info
Jantarimantis zherikhini (Vrsansky, 2002)Info
Juramantis initialis (Vrsansky, 2002)Info
Santanmantis axelrodi (D. Grimaldi, 2003)Info
23 Species in Mantodea for Mesozoic 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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