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Distribution path and Subregions of Carboniferous (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Paleozoic - Carboniferous
Subregions: Upper Carboniferous (Lower Pennsylvanian, Middle Pennsylvanian, Upper Pennsylvanian)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Carboniferous
Class
Carboniferous
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 288 families, 675 genera, 1310 species
Tree
Subclass
Carboniferous
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 284 families, 670 genera, 1302 species
Tree
Infraclass
Carboniferous
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 214 families, 482 genera, 1000 species
Tree
Superorder
Carboniferous
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 76 families, 280 genera, 750 species
Tree
Order
Carboniferous
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 10 families, 29 genera, 42 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
Carboniferous
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     2 families, 2 genera, 2 species
Site
Suborder
Carboniferous
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     6 families, 14 genera, 16 species
Site
Suborder
Carboniferous
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     1 family, 11 genera, 19 species
Superfamily
Carboniferous
    Blattacea (Sellards, 1904)
     1 family, 2 genera, 5 species

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Carboniferous
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 19 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 3 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 Species
Paleoblattidae (Scudder, 1879) - 5 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 1 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Thueringoedischiidae (Zessin, 1997) - 1 Species
Vitimiidae (Sharov, 1968) - 1 Species
10 Families with 42 Species in Carboniferous


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Carboniferous
Species with ANext  
Anepitedius giraffa (A. Handlirsch, 1911)Info
Anhomalophlebia couloni (F. Meunier, 1911)Info
Axiologus thoracicus (Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cantabrala gandli (J. Kukalová-peck, 1992)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Delafondia granulata (Langiaux & Parriat, 1975)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Genentomum subacutum (H. Bolton, 1911)Info
Genentomum validum (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1917)Info
Gerablattina goldenbergi (J. C. Mahr, 1870)Info
Gerablattina richmondiana (Scudder, 1895)Info
Gerablattina robusta (M. Kliver, 1883)Info
Gerarulus radialis (A. Handlirsch, 1911)Info
Gerarus collaris (A. Handlirsch, 1911)Info
Gerarus constrictus (E. S. Richardson, 1956)Info
Gerarus danielsi (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Gerarus fischeri (C. Brongniart, 1885)Info
Gerarus mazonus (S. H. Scudder, 1885)Info
Gerarus symmetricus (H. Bolton, 1934)Info
Gerarus teutonicus (Brauckmann & Herd, 2005)Info
Gerarus vetus (S. H. Scudder, 1885)Info
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Haenoblattina rarinervis (E. H. Sellards, 1908)Info
Haenoblattina tenuis (E. H. Sellards, 1908)Info
Hirsutgerarus saxonicus (W. Zessin, 2012)Info
Hymenelcana initialis (A. V. Gorochov, 2004)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Metoedischia lusitanica (Laurentiaux & Teixeira, 1958)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nacekomia rossae (E. S. Richardson, 1956)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oedischia filholi (C. Brongniart, 1885)Info
Oedischia williamsoni (C. Brongniart, 1885)Info
Osnogerarus trecwithiensis (J. Kukalová-peck, 1992)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parahaplophlebium longipenne (S. H. Scudder, 1885)Info
Paramecynostoma dohrnianum (A. Handlirsch, 1919)Info
Paramegaptilus scudderi (C. Brongniart, 1894)Info
Ploetzgerarus krempieni (W. Zessin, 2009)Info
Progenentomum carbonis (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Prototettix lithanthraca (F. Goldenberg, 1854)Info
Pseudoacridites goldenbergi (Kliver, 1886)Info
Pteronepionites ambigua (H. Bolton, 1921)Info
Pteronepionites lepus (H. Bolton, 1921)Info
Pteronidia plicatula (H. Bolton, 1912)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scalaeoptera recta (H. Bolton, 1922)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Termitidium amissum ()Info
Turnbullia priscillae (E. S. Richardson, 1956)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xeroptera obtusata (H. Bolton, 1922)Info
42 Species in Orthoptera for Carboniferous 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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