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Distribution path and Subregions of Somalia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Somalia
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Somalia
Class
Somalia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 190 families, 1405 genera, 3191 species
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Subclass
Somalia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 189 families, 1402 genera, 3188 species
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Infraclass
Somalia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 181 families, 1373 genera, 3122 species
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Superorder
Somalia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 31 families, 176 genera, 380 species
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Order
Somalia
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 9 families, 50 genera, 124 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
Somalia
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 27 genera, 74 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Somalia
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 2 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 12 Species
Eremiaphilidae (Wood-mason, 1889) - 2 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 12 Species
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 62 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 21 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 5 Species
Toxoderidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
9 Families with 124 Species in Somalia


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Somalia
Species with ANext  
Amorphoscelis abyssinica (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Amorphoscelis orientalis (Giglio-tos, 1913)Info
Apterocorypha somalica (Lombardo, 1985)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Blepharodes candelarius (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Blepharodes cornutus (Schulthess, 1894)Info
Blepharodes cornutus cornutus (Schulthess, 1894)Info
Blepharodes sudanensis (Werner, 1907)Info
Blepharopsis mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Arab MantisInfo
Blepharopsis mendica nuda (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Blepharopsis nuda ()Info
Bolbena orientalis (Beier, 1930)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calamothespis subcornuta (La Greca, 1952)Info
Calamothespis taylori (La Greca, 1952)Info
Catasigerpes acummatus ()Info
Catasigerpes brunnerianus (Saussure, 1871)Info
Catasigerpes mortuifolia (Saussure, 1899)Info
Charieis peeli (Burr, 1900)Info
Chiropacha aestuans ()Info
Chiropacha obtusiceps ()Info
Chiropacha smithi ()Info
Compsothespis brevipennis (Lombardo, 1989)Info
Compsothespis falcifera (Rehn, 1901)Info
Compsothespis marginipennis (Werner, 1917)Info
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Danuria angusticollis (Beier, 1931)Info
Danuria gracilis (Schulthess-schindler, 1899)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elaea gestroi (Capra, 1929)Info
Elaea gestroi gestroi (Capra, 1929)Info
Eremiaphila collenettei (Beier, 1930)Info
Eremiaphila somalica (Rehn, 1901)Info
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Galepsus binotatus (La Greca, 1950)Info
Galinthias memensis ()Info
Galinthias meruensis (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hapalomantis abyssinica (Beier, 1931)Info
Heterochaeta lamellosa (Roy, 1976)Info
Heterochaeta orientalis (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Heterochaeta pantherina (Saussure, 1872)Info
Hoplocorypha bottegi (Saussure, 1895)Info
Hoplocorypha lacualis (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Hoplocorypha rapax (Saussure, 1881)Info
Hoplocorypha salfii (La Greca, 1939)Info
Hypsicorypha gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idolomantis diabolica (Saussure, 1869)Giant Devilīs Flower MantisInfo
Idolomantis diabolicum ()Info
Idolomantis diabroticum -> Idolomantis diabolicaInfo
Idolomorpha dentifrons (Saussure & Zehntner, 1895)Alien head mantisInfo
Ischnomantis aethiopica (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Ischnomantis gracilis (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Ischnomantis media (Rehn, 1901)Info
Ischnomantis spinigera (Schulthess-schindler, 1898)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junodia hararensis (Roy, 1972)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptocola gracilis (Lombardo, 1989)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macropopa lobata (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Mantis eichleri ()Info
Mantis religiosa eichleri (Bazyluk, 1960)Info
Microthespis dmitriewi (Werner, 1908)Info
Miomantis exilis (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis fenestrata (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Miomantis lacualis (Giglio-tos, 1911)Info
Miomantis menelikii (Bormans, 1881)Info
Miomantis milmilena (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Miomantis saussurei (Schulthess-rechberg, 1899)Info
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Neodanuria bolauana (Saussure, 1869)Info
Neodanuria simonettai (La Greca & Lombardo, 1986)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Omomantis tigrina (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Oxyelaea heteromorpha (Beier, 1930)Info
Oxyelaea stefaniae (Lombardo, 1989)Info
Oxyophthalmellus rehni (La Greca, 1952)Info
Oxyophthalmellus somalicus (Rehn, 1911)Info
Oxyothespis longicollis (Beier, 1931)Info
Oxyothespis noctivaga (La Greca, 1952)Info
Oxyothespis parva (Beier, 1935)Info
Oxypilus raggei (Roy, 1969)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parasphendale affinis (Werner, 1913)Budwing mantisInfo
Parasphendale africana (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Parasphendale costalis (Kirby, 1904)Info
Parasphendale ghindana (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Parasphendale minor (Schulthess-schildler, 1898)Info
Parasphendale scioana (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Parentella producta (Rehn, 1901)Info
Pareuthyphlebs somalica (Beier, 1930)Info
Pareuthyphlebs uvarovi (La Greca, 1952)Info
Phyllocrania paradoxa (Burmeister, 1838)Ghost MantisInfo
Popa crassa (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Popa spurca crassa (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Pseudocreobotra amarae (Rehn, 1901)Info
Pseudogalepsus modestior (Schulthess-rechberg, 1899)Info
Pseudoharpax abyssinicus (Beier, 1930)Info
Pseudoharpax virescens (Serville, 1839)Gambian Spotted-eye Flower MantisInfo
Pseudoharpax virescens virescens (Serville, 1839)Info
Pyrgomantis nasuta (Thunberg, 1784)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Somalithespis minor (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Sphaeromantis spinicollis (Beier, 1930)Info
Sphaeromantis spinulosa (Schulthess, 1898)Info
Sphodromantis abessinica (Sjöstedt, 1930)Info
Sphodromantis baccettii (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Giant African Praying MantisInfo
Sphodromantis citernii (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Sphodromantis citernii citernii (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Sphodromantis fenestrata (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858)Common Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis gestri (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Sphodromantis giubana (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Info
Sphodromantis meridionales ()Info
Sphodromantis pardii (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Info
Sphodromantis rudolfae (Rehn, 1901)Info
Sphodromantis rudolfae rudolfae (Rehn, 1901)Info
Sphodromantis simplex ()Info
Sphodromantis viridis (Forskal, 1775)African mantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis meridionales ()Info
Sphodromantis viridis simplex (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Info
Sphodromantis viridis viridis (Forskal, 1775)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Tarachina raphidioides (Werner, 1907)Info
Tarachina werneri (Chopard, 1914)Info
Tarachodes alluaudi (Chopard, 1914)Info
Tarachodes karschii (Werner, 1907)Info
Tarachodes monstrosus (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Tarachodes oxynotus (La Greca, 1952)Info
Tarachodes oxynotus oxynotus (La Greca, 1952)Info
Tarachodes pujoli sanctus ()Info
Tarachodes sanctus (Saussure, 1871)Info
Tarachodes vitreus (La Greca, 1950)Info
Tarachodula ornata (Beier, 1963)Oak stem borerInfo
Tarachodula pantherina (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Tenodera superstitiosa superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
124 Species in Mantodea for Somalia 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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