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Distribution path and Subregions of Belgium (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe - Benelux - Belgium
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Belgium
Class
Belgium
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 437 families, 4259 genera, 13376 species
Tree
Subclass
Belgium
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 435 families, 4255 genera, 13371 species
Tree
Infraclass
Belgium
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 418 families, 4209 genera, 13273 species
Tree
Superorder
Belgium
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 24 families, 97 genera, 204 species
Tree
Order
Belgium
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 6 families, 55 genera, 107 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
Belgium
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     2 families, 27 genera, 60 species
Site
Suborder
Belgium
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     4 families, 28 genera, 47 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Belgium
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 53 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 10 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 1 SpeciesMole crickets
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 2 SpeciesCamel crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 7 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 34 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
6 Families with 107 Species in Belgium


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Belgium
Species with ANext  
Acheta domestica -> Acheta domesticusHouse cricketInfo
Acheta domesticus (Fabricius, 1787)House cricketInfo
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Barbitistes serricauda (Fabricius, 1798)Common Saw Bush-cricketInfo
Bicolorana bicolor (Philippi, 1830)Bicolor Meadow Bush-cricketInfo
Bicolorana bicolor bicolor (Philippi, 1830)Two-coloured Bush-cricketInfo
Bicolorana roeselii roeselii (Hagenbach, 1822)Info
Brachytrupes membranaceus membranaceus (Drury, 1773)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliptamus abbreviatus (Ikonnikov, 1913)Info
Calliptamus italicus -> Calliptamus abbreviatusItalienische SchönschreckeInfo
Chomphocerippus rufus ()Info
Chorthippus albomarginatus (De Geer, 1773)Lesser marsh grasshopperSite
Chorthippus biguttulus (Linnaeus, 1758)Bow-winged GrasshopperInfo
Chorthippus biguttulus biguttulus (Linnaeus, 1758)Bow-winged GrasshopperInfo
Chorthippus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815)Common Field GrasshopperSite
Chorthippus brunneus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815)Common Field GrasshopperInfo
Chorthippus dorsatus -> Chorthippus parallelus parallelusSteppe GrasshopperSite
Chorthippus mollis (Charpentier, 1825)Verkannter GrashüpferInfo
Chorthippus mollis lesinensis (Krauss, 1888)Info
Chorthippus montanus -> Pseudochorthippus montanus montanusInfo
Chorthippus paralleleus explicatus -> Pseudochorthippus parallelus parallelusInfo
Chorthippus parallelus -> Pseudochorthippus parallelus parallelusInfo
Chorthippus parallelus parallelus (Zetterstedt, 1821)Info
Chorthippus vagans -> Chorthippus mollis lesinensisHeath grasshopperInfo
Chorthippus vagans vagans (Eversmann, 1848)Heath GrasshopperInfo
Chrothippus apricarius ()Info
Chrysochraon dispar (Germar, 1831)Gold GrasshopperInfo
Conocephalus burri (Ebner, 1910)Info
Conocephalus discolor -> Conocephalus guangdongensisInfo
Conocephalus dorsalis -> Conocephalus burriShort-winged coneheadInfo
Conocephalus dorsalis burri -> Conocephalus burriInfo
Conocephalus fuscus (Thunberg, 1815)Long-winged Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus guangdongensis (Shi & Liang, 1997)Info
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Decticus verrucivorus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Wart-biterInfo
Diestrammena asynamora (Adelung, 1902)Greenhouse camel cricketInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ephippiger diurnus (Dufour, 1841)Info
Ephippiger ephippiger -> Ephippiger diurnusEuropean BushcricketSite
Euchorthippus declivus (Brisout De Barneville, 1849)Common Straw GrasshopperInfo
Euthystira brachyptera (Oeskay, 1826)Small Gold GrasshopperInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gampsocleis glabra (Herbst, 1786)Steppe Spiny Bush-cricketInfo
Glyptobothrus biguttulus -> Chorthippus biguttulus biguttulusInfo
Glyptobothrus brunneus -> Chorthippus brunneusInfo
Glyptobothrus mollis (Charpentier, 1825)Info
Glyptobothrus vagans (Eversmann, 1848)Info
Gomphocerippus rufus (Linnaeus, 1758)Rufous grasshopperInfo
Gryllomorpha dalmatina -> Hymenoptila rotundipennisCommon Crevice-cricketSite
Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa (Linnaeus, 1758)European mole cricketSite
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Gryllus campestris -> Brachytrupes membranaceus membranaceusField cricketInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hymenoptila rotundipennis (Chopard, 1939)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Isophya kraussii (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Krauss´s Plump Bush-cricketInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptophyes albovittata (Kollar, 1833)Lesser Speckled Bush-cricketInfo
Leptophyes punctatissima (Bosc, 1792)Speckled Bush-CricketSite
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Meconema meridionale (Costa, 1860)Southern oak bush cricketInfo
Meconema thalassinum (De Geer, 1773)Drumming katydidInfo
Mecostethus grossus -> Stethophyma grossumInfo
Metrioptera bicolor -> Bicolorana bicolorInfo
Metrioptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Metrioptera roeseli -> Bicolorana roeselii roeseliiInfo
Metrioptera roeselii -> Bicolorana roeselii roeseliiSite
Miramella alpina (Kollar, 1833)Alpine GebirgsschreckeInfo
Myrmecophylus acervorum ()Info
Myrmeleotettix maculatus (Thunberg, 1815)Mottled GrasshopperInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemobius sylvestris (Bosc, 1792)Wood cricketInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontopodisma montana (Kis, 1962)Info
Odontopodisma rubripes (Ramme, 1931)Red-legged Mountain GrasshopperInfo
Oecanthus pellucens (Scopoli, 1763)Italian Tree CricketInfo
Oedaleus decorus decorus (Germar, 1825)Info
Oedalus decorus -> Oedaleus decorus decorusInfo
Oedipoda caerulescens (Linnaeus, 1758)Blue-winged GrasshopperSite
Oedipoda germanica (Latreille, 1804)Rotflügelige ÖdlandschreckeInfo
Omocestus haemorrhoidalis (Charpentier, 1825)Rotleibiger GrashüpferInfo
Omocestus rufipes -> Pezotettix giornaeWoodland grasshopperSite
Omocestus ventralis (Zetterstedt, 1821)Info
Omocestus viridulus (Sahlberg, 1893)Common green grasshopperInfo
Omocestus viridulus viridulus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Green GrasshopperInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pezotettix giornae (Rossi, 1794)Common Maquis GrasshopperSite
Phaneroptera falcata (Poda, 1761)Sickle-Bearing Bush-CricketInfo
Phaneroptera nana (Fieber, 1853)Mediterranean katydidInfo
Pholidoptera griseoaptera (De Geer, 1773)Dark bush-cricketSite
Platycleis albopunctata (Goeze, 1778)Info
Platycleis tessellata -> Tessellana tessellata tessellataInfo
Pseudochorthippus montanus montanus (Charpentier, 1825)Info
Pseudochorthippus parallelus parallelus (Tenuis Brullé, 1832)Meadow GrasshopperInfo
Psophus stridulus (Linnaeus, 1758)Rattle grasshopperInfo
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pyrgocorypha subulata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ruspolia nitidula (Scopoli, 1786)Large Cone-headInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sphingonotus caerulans (Linnaeus, 1767)Blue-winged Sand GrasshopperInfo
Stenobothrus lineatus (Panzer, 1796)Stripe-winged grasshopperInfo
Stenobothrus nigromaculatus (Herrich-schäffer, 1840)Black-spotted Toothed GrasshopperInfo
Stenobothrus stigmaticus (Rambur, 1838)Lesser Mottled GrasshopperInfo
Stenobothrus stigmaticus stigmaticus (Rambur, 1838)Lesser Mottled GrasshopperInfo
Stethophyma grossum (Linnaeus, 1758)Large marsh grasshopperInfo
Species with TBack  Top
Tachycines asynamorus -> Diestrammena asynamoraGreenhouse stone cricketInfo
Tessellana tessellata tessellata (Charpentier, 1825)Brown-spotted Bush-cricketInfo
Tetrix antennata -> Tetrix tenuicornis tenuicornisInfo
Tetrix bipunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)Two-spotted GroundhopperInfo
Tetrix ceperoi (Bolivar, 1887)Cepero´s groundhopperInfo
Tetrix subulata (Linnaeus, 1758)Slender groundhopperInfo
Tetrix tenuicornis (Sahlberg, 1893)Long-horned GroundhopperInfo
Tetrix tenuicornis tenuicornis (Tenuicornis Sahlberg, 1891)Info
Tetrix undulata (Sowerby, 1806)Common groundhopperInfo
Tettigonia cantans -> Euryphara cantansUpland Green Bush-cricketSite
Tettigonia viridis -> Ariasa marginataInfo
Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758)Great Green Bush-CricketInfo
107 Species in Orthoptera for Belgium listed
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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
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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