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Distribution path and Subregions of Spain (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - South Europe - Iberian Peninsula - Spain
Subregions: Balearic Islands (Majorca)
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Spain
Class
Spain
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 600 families, 6335 genera, 23868 species
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Subclass
Spain
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 595 families, 6316 genera, 23816 species
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Infraclass
Spain
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 567 families, 6244 genera, 23647 species
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Superorder
Spain
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 51 families, 293 genera, 1122 species
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Order
Spain
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 4 families, 11 genera, 28 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
Spain
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     1 family, 7 genera, 22 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Spain
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 2 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 3 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 22 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 1 Species
4 Families with 28 Species in Spain


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Spain
Ameles abjecta (Cyrillo, 1787)Info
Ameles assoi (Bolivar, 1873)Info
Ameles decolor (Charpentier, 1825)Mediterranean Ground MantisInfo
Ameles picteti (Saussure, 1869)Info
Ameles spallanzania (Rossi, 1792)European dwarf mantisInfo
Apteromantis aptera (Fuente, 1894)Info
Blepharopsis mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Arab MantisInfo
Blepharopsis mendica mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Geomantis larvoides (Pantel, 1896)Info
Hypsicorypha gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Iris oratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Iris MantisInfo
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosa eichleri (Bazyluk, 1960)Info
Mantis religiosa religiosa (Linné, 1758)Info
Perlamantis alliberti (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Perlamantis allibertiiInfo
Perlamantis allibertii (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Pseudoyersinia betancuriae (Wiemers, 1993)Info
Pseudoyersinia brevipennis (Yersin, 1860)Info
Pseudoyersinia paui (Bolivar, 1898)Info
Pseudoyersinia pilipes (Chopard, 1954)Info
Pseudoyersinia teydeana (Chopard, 1942)Info
Rivetina baetica (Rambur, 1839)Ground MantisInfo
Rivetina baetica baetica (Rambur, 1839)Info
Rivetina fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858)Common Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis occidentalis -> Sphodromantis gastricaInfo
Sphodromantis viridis (Forskal, 1775)African mantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis occidentalis (Werner, 1906)Info
28 Species in Mantodea for Spain 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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