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Distribution path and Subregions of Asia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia
Subregions: Central Asia (Tajikistan, Turkestan), Far East (East Asia, Southeast Asia), Maldives, North Asia, South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka), West Asia (Near East, Palestine)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Asia
Class
Asia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1380 families, 36891 genera, 301505 species
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Subclass
Asia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1355 families, 36693 genera, 301156 species
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Infraclass
Asia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1240 families, 36067 genera, 298274 species
Tree
Superorder
Asia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 175 families, 2856 genera, 15931 species
Tree
Order
Asia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 52 families, 1653 genera, 8380 species
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Families104    worldwide
Genera6.263    worldwide
Species52.964    worldwide
Common namesLocusts, Grasshoppers, Katydids, Crickets, Wetas, Crickets and Katydids, Grasshppers and Crickets
German namesHeuschrecken, Springschrecken, Geradflügler, Kaukerfe
Dutch namesKrekels en sprinkhanen, Sprinkhanen en krekels
Danish namesGræshopper
Finnish namesSuorasiipiset
Norwegian namesRettvinger
Swedish namesHopprätvingar
French namesOrthoptères
AuthorLatreille, 1793
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)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic, Nearctic, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia)

Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Carboniferous, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic)

Indian Ocean (Western Indian Ocean)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, 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, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, 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, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesOrthoptera in bie.ala.org.au
Orthoptera in orthoptera.speciesfile.org
Orthoptera in darwinfoundation.org
Orthoptera in faunaeur.org
Orthoptera in grasshoppersofeurope.com
Orthoptera in itis.gov
Orthoptera in papua-insects.nl
Orthoptera in dyntaxa.se
Orthoptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Asia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     15 families, 711 genera, 3374 species
Site
Suborder
Asia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     34 families, 935 genera, 4982 species
Site
Suborder
Asia
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     3 families, 7 genera, 24 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Asia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 1899 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 22 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Baissogryllidae (Gorochov, 1985) - 9 Species
Bintoniellidae (Handlirsch, 1937) - 10 Species
Bradyporidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 SpeciesArmoured crickets
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 130 Species
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 135 Species
Dzhajloutshellidae (Gorochov, 1994) - 5 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 15 Species
Episactidae (Burr, 1899) - 1 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 29 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 464 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllavidae (Gorochov, 1986) - 3 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 991 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 37 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 85 Species
Hagloedischiidae (Gorochov, 1986) - 1 Species
Haglotettigoniidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 2 Species
Locustavidae (Sharov, 1968) - 11 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 14 Species
Mastacideidae (Rehn, 1948) - 6 Species
Mesoedischiidae (Gorochov, 1987) - 4 Species
Mesotitanidae (Tillyard, 1925) - 11 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 109 SpeciesScaly crickets
Morabidae (Rehn, 1948) - 1 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 31 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 286 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) - 2 Species
Paratitanidae (Sharov, 1968) - 10 Species
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 4 Species
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 17 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 323 Species
Proparagryllacrididae (Riek, 1956) - 11 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 83 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Protogryllidae (Zeuner, 1937) - 11 Species
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 3 Species
Pteroplistidae (Chopard, 1936) - 15 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 160 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Raphoglidae (Béthoux & Al., 2002) - 1 Species
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 276 SpeciesCamel crickets
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 6 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tcholmanvissiidae (Zalessky, 1934) - 3 Species
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 636 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 2413 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 45 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trigonidiidae (Saussure, 1870) - 3 Species
Trigonopterygidae (Walker, 1870) - 16 Species
Tuphellidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 7 Species
Vitimiidae (Sharov, 1968) - 2 Species
Xenopteridae (Riek, 1955) - 17 Species
51 Families with 8380 Species in Asia
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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Asia without family allocation
Tzetzenulia dilutemaculata (A. V. Gorochov, 1990)Info
1 Species in Orthoptera for Asia listed without family allocation
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderPolyneoptera
OrderOrthoptera
Locusts, Grasshoppers, Katydids, Crickets, Wetas, Crickets and Katydids, Grasshppers and Crickets
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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