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Distribution path and Subregions of Australasia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Australasia
Subregions: Australia (Christmas Island, East Australia, Lord Howe Islands, Northern Territory, South Australia, Tasmania, West Australia), New Guinea (East New Guinea, Endemic in New Guinea)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Australasia
Class
Australasia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 860 families, 18728 genera, 115097 species
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Subclass
Australasia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 850 families, 18584 genera, 114828 species
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Infraclass
Australasia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 804 families, 18344 genera, 113838 species
Tree
Superorder
Australasia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 85 families, 1106 genera, 4955 species
Tree
Order
Australasia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 30 families, 649 genera, 2526 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, Grasshoppers 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
Australasia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     10 families, 295 genera, 1005 species
Site
Suborder
Australasia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     19 families, 353 genera, 1520 species
Site
Suborder
Australasia
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Australasia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 425 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anelcanidae (Carpenter, 1986) - 0 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 21 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 10 Species
Clathrotitanidae (Riek, 1954) - 3 Species
Cooloolidae (Rentz, 1980) - 4 SpeciesCooloola monster
Cylindrachetidae (Giglio-tos, 1914) - 18 SpeciesSandgropers
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 1 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 10 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 165 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 444 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 14 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Locustavidae (Sharov, 1968) - 2 Species
Mesotitanidae (Tillyard, 1925) - 1 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 94 SpeciesScaly crickets
Morabidae (Rehn, 1948) - 127 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 7 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Ommexechidae (Bolivar, 1884) - 2 Species
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) - 3 Species
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 0 Species
Permoraphidiidae (Tillyard, 1932) - 0 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 104 Species
Proparagryllacrididae (Riek, 1956) - 2 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 0 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 1 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 73 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 36 SpeciesCamel crickets
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 0 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 329 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 605 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Triassomantidae (Tillyard, 1922) - 1 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 18 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Xenopteridae (Riek, 1955) - 2 Species
35 Families with 2526 Species in Australasia
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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, Grasshoppers and crickets
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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