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Distribution path and Subregions of Rwanda (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Rwanda
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Rwanda
Class
Rwanda
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 195 families, 1354 genera, 3050 species
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Subclass
Rwanda
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 195 families, 1354 genera, 3050 species
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Infraclass
Rwanda
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 194 families, 1353 genera, 3049 species
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Superorder
Rwanda
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 18 families, 76 genera, 118 species
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Order
Rwanda
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 6 families, 12 genera, 21 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
Rwanda
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 7 genera, 16 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Rwanda
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 12 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 2 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
6 Families with 21 Species in Rwanda


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Rwanda
Gonypetella flavicornis (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Hemiempusa capensis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Hoplocorypha carli (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Ligentella lacualis (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Miomantis abyssinica (Giglio-tos, 1911)Egyptian mantisInfo
Miomantis binotata (Giglio-tos, 1911)African Pinstripe MantisInfo
Miomantis lacualis (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis mombasica (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis montana (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis pygmaea (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Miomantis wittei (Beier, 1954)Info
Onychogalepsus fallax ()Info
Oxypilus montanus (Roy, 1999)Info
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Pseudoharpax centralis ()Info
Pseudoharpax crenaticollis (La Greca, 1954)Info
Pseudoharpax virescens centralis (La Greca, 1954)Info
Pyrgomantis nana (Sjostedt, 1924)Info
Sphodromantis centralis (Rehn, 1914)African MantisInfo
Sphodromantis rudolfae rudolfae (Rehn, 1901)Info
Theopompella fusca (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
21 Species in Mantodea for Rwanda 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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