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Distribution path and Subregions of Mexico (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - Mexico
Subregions: Central Mexico (North-Central Mexico), North Mexico (Northwest Mexico)
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Mexico
Class
Mexico
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 602 families, 9307 genera, 41769 species
Tree
Subclass
Mexico
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 593 families, 9276 genera, 41721 species
Tree
Infraclass
Mexico
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 567 families, 9146 genera, 41221 species
Tree
Superorder
Mexico
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 61 families, 441 genera, 1284 species
Tree
Order
Mexico
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 6 families, 26 genera, 70 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
Mexico
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 15 genera, 45 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Mexico
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 10 Species
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 1 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 3 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 43 SpeciesMantids
Mantoididae (Giglio-tos, 1927) - 2 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 11 Species
6 Families with 70 Species in Mexico


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Mexico
Species with ANext  
Acanthops bidens (Hebard, 1922)Info
Acanthops falcata (Stal, 1877)Boxer MantisInfo
Acanthops falcataria (Goeze, 1778)South American Dead Leaf MantisInfo
Acanthops godmani (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Acontiothespis cordillerae (Saussure, 1869)Info
Acontiothespis inquinata (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Acontiothespis mexicana ()Info
Acontiothespis vitrea ()Info
Acontista vitrea -> Acontiothespis vitreaInfo
Angela miranda (Saussure, 1871)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactromantis mexicana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Bactromantis mexicanus ()Info
Bactromantis toltecus -> Bactromantis mexicanaInfo
Bactromantis virga (Scudder, 1896)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Choeradodis rbombicollis ()Info
Choeradodis rhombicollis (Latreille, 1833)Peruvian Shield MantisInfo
Choeradodis servillei -> Choeradodis rhombicollisInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gyromantis kraussii (Saussure, 1872)Spiny Bark MantisInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hoplocorypha perplexa (Rehn, 1912)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Litaneutria minor -> Yersiniops solitariaMinor ground mantisInfo
Litaneutria ocularis (Saussure, 1892)Info
Liturgousa maya -> Liturgusa mayaInfo
Liturgusa cayennensis (Saussure, 1869)Info
Liturgusa maya (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Lobovates chopardi (Deeleman-reinhold, 1957)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantoida maya (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Little Yucatan MantisInfo
Mantoida nitida (Newman, 1838)Info
Melliera chorotega (Rehn, 1935)Info
Melliera major (Saussure, 1872)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligonicella bolliana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Oligonicella mexicanus (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Oligonicella punctulata (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Oligonicella scudderi (Saussure, 1870)Scudder´s MantisInfo
Oligonicella tessellata (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Phasmomantis sumichrasti (Saussure, 1861)Info
Phyllovates chlorophaea (Blanchard, 1836)Texas unicorn mantisInfo
Phyllovates chlorophaena (Blanchard, 1836)Texas unicorn mantisInfo
Phyllovates cingulata (Drury, 1773)Info
Phyllovates cornuta (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Phyllovates maya -> Phyllovates chlorophaeaInfo
Phyllovates tripunctata (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Pseudacanthops caelebs (Saussure, 1869)Info
Pseudomiopteryx infuscata (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Pseudovates annectens -> Pseudovates toltecaInfo
Pseudovates longicollis (Stål, 1877)Bamboo borerInfo
Pseudovates paraensis (Saussure, 1871)Info
Pseudovates tolteca (Saussure, 1859)Info
Pseudovates townsendi (Rehn, 1904)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Stagmatoptera biocellata (Saussure, 1869)Info
Stagmomantis californica (Rehn & Hebard, 1909)California MantisInfo
Stagmomantis carolina (Johansson, 1763)Carolina mantisInfo
Stagmomantis centralis -> Stagmomantis vicinaInfo
Stagmomantis colorata (Hebard, 1922)Info
Stagmomantis fraterna (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis gracilipes (Rehn, 1907)Arizona Tan MantisInfo
Stagmomantis hebardi (Rehn, 1935)Info
Stagmomantis limbata (Hahn, 1835)Arizona MantisInfo
Stagmomantis montana (Rehn, 1935)Mountain MantisInfo
Stagmomantis montana montana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis montana sinaloae (Rehn, 1935)Info
Stagmomantis nahua (Saussure, 1869)Rustic borerInfo
Stagmomantis sinaloae (Rehn, 1935)Info
Stagmomantis vicina (Saussure, 1870)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vates annectens -> Pseudovates toltecaInfo
Vates festae (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Vates pectinata (Saussure, 1871)Info
Species with YBack  Top
Yersinia mexicana (Saussure, 1859)Info
Yersiniops newboldi (Hebard, 1931)Yersiniops newboldiiInfo
Yersiniops solitaria (Scudder, 1896)Horned ground mantisInfo
70 Species in Mantodea for Mexico 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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