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Distribution path and Subregions of Tunisia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Tunisia
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Tunisia
Class
Tunisia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 320 families, 2067 genera, 4902 species
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Subclass
Tunisia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 318 families, 2063 genera, 4897 species
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Infraclass
Tunisia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 313 families, 2056 genera, 4889 species
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Superorder
Tunisia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 35 families, 155 genera, 299 species
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Order
Tunisia
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 5 families, 13 genera, 29 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
Tunisia
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     1 family, 8 genera, 19 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Tunisia
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 1 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 3 Species
Eremiaphilidae (Wood-mason, 1889) - 4 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 19 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 2 Species
5 Families with 29 Species in Tunisia


Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Tunisia
Ameles africana (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Ameles assoi (Bolivar, 1873)Info
Ameles dumonti (Chopard, 1943)Info
Blepharopsis mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Arab MantisInfo
Blepharopsis mendica mendica (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Eremiaphila denticollis (Lucas, 1855)Info
Eremiaphila denticollis denticollis (Lucas, 1855)Info
Eremiaphila denticollis tunetana (Werner, 1904)Info
Eremiaphila tunetana ()Info
Geomantis larvoides (Pantel, 1896)Info
Hypsicorypha gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Iris deserti (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Iris oratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Iris MantisInfo
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosa religiosa (Linné, 1758)Info
Oxyothespis dumonti (Chopard, 1941)North African grass mantisInfo
Paraseverinia finoti (Chopard, 1943)Info
Perlamantis allibertii (Guérin-méneville, 1843)Info
Rivetina baetica tenuidentata (La Greca & Lombardo, 1982)Info
Rivetina tenuidentata ()Info
Severinia granulata (Saussure, 1870)Info
Severinia lemoroi (Finot, 1893)Info
Sphodromantis barbara ()Info
Sphodromantis bioculata -> Sphodromantis gastricaInfo
Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858)Common Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis giubana (La Greca & Lombardo, 1987)Info
Sphodromantis viridis (Forskal, 1775)African mantisInfo
Sphodromantis viridis barbara (La Greca, 1967)Info
Sphodromantis viridis viridis (Forskal, 1775)Info
29 Species in Mantodea for Tunisia 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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