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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
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Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
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Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
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Superorder
Sierra Leone
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 16 families, 69 genera, 106 species
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Order
Sierra Leone
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 6 families, 20 genera, 27 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
Sierra Leone
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 14 genera, 20 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Sierra Leone
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 2 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 12 Species
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 3 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 8 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 1 Species
6 Families with 27 Species in Sierra Leone


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Sierra Leone
Amorphoscelis pulchra (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Amorphoscelis punctata (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Anasigerpes amieti (Roy, 1963)Info
Anasigerpes unifasciata (Roy, 1979)Info
Catasigerpes occidentalis (Wood-mason, 1879)Info
Chloroharpax modesta (Gerstaecker, 1883)Nigerian Flower MantisInfo
Galinthias amoena (Saussure, 1871)Info
Galinthias occidentalis (Beier, 1930)Info
Galinthias occidentals ()Info
Heterochaeta strachani (Kirby, 1904)Info
Idolomorpha lateralis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Mantis beieri (Roy, 1999)Info
Melomantis africana (Werner, 1906)Info
Miomantis bintumanensis (Roy, 1971)Info
Negromantis modesta (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Nilomantis edmundsi (Roy & Leston, 1975)Info
Oxypilus annulatus (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxypilus cherlonneixi (Roy, 1999)Info
Oxypilus distinctus -> Oxypilus annulatusGambian boxer mantisInfo
Panurgica mende (Rehn, 1949)Info
Paragalepsus toganus (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Prohierodula ornatipennis (Bolivar, 1893)Info
Pseudocreobotra ocellata (Palisot, 1805)Ocellated Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola (Burmeister, 1838)African Praying MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola lineola (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
27 Species in Mantodea for Sierra Leone 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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