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Distribution path and Subregions of USA (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - USA
Subregions: Alabama (Montgomery), Alaska, Arizona (Cochise, Maricopa, Pima), Arkansas, California, Colorado (Teller County), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Lake Erie Islands, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, South USA, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in USA
Class
USA
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 981 families, 17338 genera, 111144 species
Tree
Subclass
USA
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 970 families, 17200 genera, 110951 species
Tree
Infraclass
USA
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 890 families, 16857 genera, 109345 species
Tree
Superorder
USA
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 140 families, 838 genera, 3589 species
Tree
Order
USA
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 10 families, 25 genera, 50 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
USA
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     3 families, 15 genera, 37 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in USA
Acanthopidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 Species
Ambermantidae (Grimaldi, 2003) - 1 Species
Gryllomantidae (Gorochov, 2006) - 2 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Jantarimantidae (Vrsansky, 2002) - 1 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 35 SpeciesMantids
Mantoididae (Giglio-tos, 1927) - 1 Species
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 1 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 5 Species
10 Families with 50 Species in USA


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in USA
Species with ANext  
Acromantis hesione (Stål, 1877)Burmese MantisInfo
Ambermantis wozniaki (D. Grimaldi, 2003)Info
Asiadodis squilla (Saussure, 1869)Asian Shield MantisInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bactromantis mexicana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Bactromantis virga (Scudder, 1896)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eobruneria tessellata (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1913)Info
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Gonatista grisea (Fabricius, 1793)Grizzled MantisInfo
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Hierodula patellifera (Serville, 1839)Giant Asian MantisInfo
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Iris oratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Iris MantisInfo
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Jantarimantis zherikhini (Vrsansky, 2002)Info
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Ligaria senegalensis (Roy, 1961)Info
Litaneutria borealis (Bruner, 1893)Info
Litaneutria minor -> Yersiniops solitariaMinor ground mantisInfo
Litaneutria obscura (Scudder, 1872)Obscure ground mantisInfo
Litaneutria ocularis (Saussure, 1892)Info
Litaneutria skinneri (Rehn, 1907)Skinnerīs ground mantisInfo
Lithophotina costalis (Cockerell, 1914)Info
Lithophotina floccosa (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1908)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosa religiosa (Linné, 1758)Info
Mantoida maya (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Little Yucatan MantisInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oligonicella scudderi (Saussure, 1870)Scudderīs MantisInfo
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Phyllovates chlorophaea (Blanchard, 1836)Texas unicorn mantisInfo
Phyllovates chlorophaena (Blanchard, 1836)Texas unicorn mantisInfo
Pseudovates arizonae (Hebard, 1935)Arizona Unicorn MantisInfo
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Stagmomantis californica (Rehn & Hebard, 1909)California MantisInfo
Stagmomantis carolina (Johansson, 1763)Carolina mantisInfo
Stagmomantis floridensis (Davis, 1919)Larger Florida MantisInfo
Stagmomantis gracilipes (Rehn, 1907)Arizona Tan MantisInfo
Stagmomantis limbata (Hahn, 1835)Arizona MantisInfo
Stagmomantis montana (Rehn, 1935)Mountain MantisInfo
Stagmomantis montana montana (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Stagmomantis vicina (Saussure, 1870)Info
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Tenodera aridifolia (Stoll, 1813)Japanese Giant MantisInfo
Tenodera aridifolia sinensis (Saussure, 1871)Chinese mantidInfo
Tenodera australasiae (Leach, 1814)Purple-winged MantisInfo
Tenodera sinensis -> Tenodera aridifoliaChinese MantisInfo
Thesprotia graminis (Scudder, 1877)American grass mantisInfo
Thrinaconyx fumosa (Saussure & Zehntner, 1894)Info
Tithrone clauseni (Jantsch, 1995)Info
Tithrone corseuili (Jantsch, 1986)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vates festae (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
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Yersiniops newboldi (Hebard, 1931)Yersiniops newboldiiInfo
Yersiniops solitaria (Scudder, 1896)Horned ground mantisInfo
Yersiniops solitarium (Scudder, 1896)Horned ground mantisInfo
Yersiniops solitarius (Scudder, 1896)Info
Yersiniops sophronica (Rehn & Hebard, 1908)Yersinīs ground mantisInfo
Yersiniops sophronicus (Rehn & Hebard, 1908)Info
50 Species in Mantodea for USA 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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