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Distribution path and Subregions of Zimbabwe (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Zimbabwe
Subregions: North Zimbabwe (Mashonaland)
Taxonomy for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Zimbabwe
Class
Zimbabwe
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 390 families, 4431 genera, 12785 species
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Subclass
Zimbabwe
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 388 families, 4424 genera, 12777 species
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Infraclass
Zimbabwe
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 374 families, 4349 genera, 12569 species
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Superorder
Zimbabwe
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 36 families, 278 genera, 531 species
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Order
Zimbabwe
Mantodea (Burmeister, 1838) (Praying mantis) - Systematics
 9 families, 55 genera, 116 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
Zimbabwe
    Mantoidea (Handlirsch, 1903)
     2 families, 35 genera, 77 species

Family overview for Mantodea (Praying mantis) in Zimbabwe
Amorphoscelidae (Stål, 1877) - 2 Species
Empusidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 Species
Hymenopodidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 11 Species
Iridopterygidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 7 Species
Liturgusidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 2 Species
Mantidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 66 SpeciesMantids
Tarachodidae (Handlirsch, 1930) - 22 Species
Thespidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 4 Species
Toxoderidae (Giglio-tos, 1919) - 1 Species
9 Families with 116 Species in Zimbabwe


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Species overview - Checklist for Mantodea in Zimbabwe
Species with ANext  
Agrionopsis distanti (Kirby, 1899)Info
Amorphoscelis pulchella (Giglio-tos, 1913)Info
Amorphoscelis tuberculata (Roy, 1963)Info
Ariusia conspersa (Stål, 1877)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bisanthe lagrecai (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Bisanthe menyharthi (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Bisanthe menyharthi menyharthi (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Bisanthe menyharthi raggei (Kaltenbach, 1994)Info
Bisanthe raggei ()Info
Bolbella punctigera (Stal, 1871)Info
Bolbella rhodesiaca (Beier, 1930)Info
Bolbella uhligi (Stiewe, 2007)Info
Bolbena maraisi (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Bolbira minima ()Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calamothespis adusta (Werner, 1907)Info
Chloromantis rhombica (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Cilnia humeralis (Saussure, 1871)Wide-armed MantisInfo
Compsothespis anomala (Saussure, 1872)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danuria affinis (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Danuria kilimandjarica (Sjostedt, 1909)Info
Danuria thunbergi (Stal, 1856)Info
Dystacta alticeps (Schaum, 1852)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Entella delalandi (Saussure, 1870)Info
Entella transvaalica (Beier, 1955)Info
Entelloptera rogenhoferi (Saussure, 1872)Info
Entelloptera rogenhoferi rogenhoferi (Saussure, 1872)Info
Epitenodera capitata (De Saussure, 1869)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Galepsus capitatus (Saussure, 1869)Info
Galepsus damaranus -> Onychogalepsus damaranusInfo
Galepsus intermedius -> Onychogalepsus intermediusInfo
Galepsus meridionalis (Saussure, 1872)Info
Galepsus rhodesicus -> Onychogalepsus rhodesicusInfo
Galinthias amoena (Saussure, 1871)Info
Gonypetella deletrix (Rehn, 1927)Info
Gonypetella kilimandjarica (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Gonypetella kilimandjarica kilimandjarica (Sjostedt, 1909)Info
Gonypetella kilimandjarica similis -> Gonypetella kilimandjarica kilimandjaricaInfo
Gonypetella similis -> Gonypetella kilimandjaricaInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hapalogymnes gymnes (Rehn, 1927)Info
Harpagomantis tricolor (Linné, 1758)Info
Hemiempusa capensis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Heterochaeta reticulata (Roy, 1976)Info
Hoplocorypha dentata (Giglio-tos, 1916)Info
Hoplocorypha jumosa ()Info
Hoplocorypha perplexa (Rehn, 1912)Info
Hoplocoryphella grandis (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischnomantis fatiloqua (Stal, 1856)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junodia congica (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Junodia maculata -> Junodia congicaInfo
Junodia strigipennis (Westwood, 1889)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Ligaria aberrans (Karny, 1908)Info
Ligaria affinis (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Ligaria brevicollis -> Ligaria quadrinotataInfo
Ligaria brevicollis brevicollis (Stal, 1877)Info
Ligaria brevicollis ignota (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Ligaria ignota ()Info
Ligaria inexpectata (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Ligaria quadrinotata (Chopard, 1914)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macracanthopus seydeli (Roy, 1995)Info
Mantis eichleri ()Info
Mantis religiosa (Linnaeus, 1758)European MantisSite
Mantis religiosa eichleri (Bazyluk, 1960)Info
Miomantis acuticeps (Beier, 1969)Info
Miomantis acutipes ()Info
Miomantis helenae (Giglio-tos, 1914)Info
Miomantis natalica (Beier, 1930)Info
Miomantis paykullii (Stal, 1871)Egyptian mantisInfo
Miomantis quadripunctata (Saussure, 1898)Info
Miomantis semialata (Saussure, 1872)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Negromantis gracillima (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Nothgalepsus planivertex ()Info
Nothogalepsus planivertex (Beier, 1953)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Omomantis zebrata (Charpentier, 1843)Info
Onychogalepsus capitata ()Info
Onychogalepsus intermedius ()Info
Onychogalepsus meridionalis ()Info
Onychogalepsus orientalis ()Info
Onychogalepsus rhodesicus ()Info
Oxypiloidea subcornuta (Westwood, 1889)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracilnia neavei (Werner, 1909)Info
Paramantis natalensis (Stal, 1856)Info
Paramantis nyassana (Giglio-tos, 1912)Info
Parasphendale costalis (Kirby, 1904)Info
Parasphendale stali (Sjostedt, 1930)Info
Phyllocrania paradoxa (Burmeister, 1838)Ghost MantisInfo
Polyspilota aeruginosa (Goeze, 1778)Madagascan Marbled MantisInfo
Polyspilota caffra (Westwood, 1889)Info
Popa spurca -> Popa undataAfrican twig mantisInfo
Popa spurca spurca (Stal, 1856)Info
Popa undata ()Info
Pseudocreobotra ocellata (Palisot, 1805)Ocellated Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Pseudocreobotra wahlbergi (Stål, 1871)Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii (Stål, 1871)Walhbergi´s Spiny Flower MantisInfo
Pseudoharpax ugandanus (Giglio-tos, 1915)Info
Pyrgomantis rhodesica (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Pyrgomantis simillima (Beier, 1954)Info
Pyrgomantis simillima simillima (Beier, 1954)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhomboderella scutata (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphodromantis gastrica (Stål, 1858)Common Green MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola (Burmeister, 1838)African Praying MantisInfo
Sphodromantis lineola pinguis (Roy, 1968)Info
Sphodromantis pinguis ()Info
Stenopyga rhodesiaca (Beier, 1973)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tarachina schultzei (Karny, 1908)Info
Tarachina transvaalensis (Beier, 1953)Info
Tarachodes beieri (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Tarachodes circuliferoides (Kaltenbach, 1996)Info
Tarachodes insidiator (Wood-mason, 1882)Info
Tarachodes pujoli sanctus ()Info
Tarachodes rhodesicus (Lombardo, 1997)Info
Tarachodes sanctus (Saussure, 1871)Info
Taumantis globiceps (Beier, 1969)Info
Tenodera australasiae (Leach, 1814)Purple-winged MantisInfo
Tenodera superstitiosa (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Theopompella fusca (Giglio-tos, 1917)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zouza radiosa (Giglio-tos, 1907)Info
116 Species in Mantodea for Zimbabwe 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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