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Distribution path and Subregions of Cenozoic (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Cenozoic
Subregions: Neogene (Miocene, Pliocene), Paleogene (Eocene, Oligocene, Paleocene), Quaternary (Holocene, Pleistocene)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Cenozoic
Class
Cenozoic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 711 families, 5624 genera, 13406 species
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Subclass
Cenozoic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 704 families, 5602 genera, 13360 species
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Infraclass
Cenozoic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 660 families, 5422 genera, 12992 species
Tree
Superorder
Cenozoic
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 74 families, 297 genera, 526 species
Tree
Order
Cenozoic
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 27 families, 142 genera, 216 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
Cenozoic
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     13 families, 51 genera, 77 species
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Suborder
Cenozoic
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     14 families, 91 genera, 139 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Cenozoic
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 51 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 1 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Episactidae (Burr, 1899) - 1 Species
Eruciidae (Burr, 1899) -> Eruciinae - 1 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 5 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 5 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 37 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 9 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Locustavidae (Sharov, 1968) - 1 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 7 SpeciesScaly crickets
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 3 Species
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 2 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 8 Species
Promastacidae (Kevan & Wighton, 1981) - 2 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 4 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Pteroplistidae (Chopard, 1936) - 2 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 2 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 4 SpeciesCamel crickets
Ripipterygidae (Ander, 1939) - 1 Species
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 1 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 4 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 9 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 49 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
27 Families with 217 Species in Cenozoic
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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Cenozoic
Species with ANext  
Abanaxipha incongrua (V. R. Vickery, 1994)Info
Abanaxipha longispina (V. R. Vickery, 1994)Info
Acheta marioni (Theobald, 1937)Info
Acrydium bachofeni -> Succinotettix bachofeniInfo
Acrydium barthelemyi (Hope, 1848)Info
Aestilocusta graminea (J. F. Zhang, 1989)Info
Agraecia reticulata (L. Piton, 1939)Info
Albertoilus cervirufi (D. K. M. Kevan, 1981)Info
Allopterites multilineatus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1920)Info
Amblycorypha perdita (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Amusurgus africanus (L. Chopard, 1936)Info
Anabrus caudelli (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1908)Info
Anaxipha dominica (V. R. Vickery, 1994)Info
Antillotettix electrum (S. W. Heads, 2009)Info
Apentacentrus copalicus (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Araneagryllus dylani (S. W. Heads, 2010)Info
Archaeoellipes engeli (S. W. Heads, 2010)Info
Archepseudophylla fossilis (A. Nel, 2008)Info
Archepseudophylla melanospila (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Archiinocellia oligoneura (Handlirsch, 1910)Info
Archixizicus occidentalis (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Archornebius balticus (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Arctolocusta groenlandica (O. Heer, 1883)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baeotettix lottiae (S. W. Heads, 2009)Info
Baltonemobius fossilis (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Brachypoda stagna (J. F. Zhang, 1989)Info
Bryodema croatica (A. Pongrácz, 1928)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calotermes erythrops (K. Von Rosen, 1913)Info
Calotermes resinatus (K. Von Rosen, 1913)Info
Capnobotes silens ()Info
Chorthippus angulatus (Tarbinsky, 1927)Info
Conocephalus martyi (L. Piton, 1940)Info
Cyrtoxipha electrina (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Cyrtoxipha illegibilis (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Decticus antiquus (F. Meunier, 1914)Info
Decticus umbraceus ()Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Electrogryllus septentrionalis (Chopard, 1936)Info
Electrosia baltica (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Electrotettix attenboroughi (Heads, Thomas, & Wang, 2014)Info
Endecous onthophagus (Berg, 1891)Info
Eneopterotrypus chopardi (Zeuner, 1937)Info
Eodecticus maculatus (Poncrácz, 1928)Info
Eoerianthus eocaenicus (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Eoerianthus multispinosa (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Eogrigoriora gracilis (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Eogryllus elongatus (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Eogryllus unicolor (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Eomogoplistes longipennis (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Eomortoniellus handlirschi (F. E. Zeuner, 1936)Info
Eopentacentrus borealis (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Eotetrix unicornis (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Eotrella mira (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Eozacla arachnomorpha (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Eozacla problematica (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Erucius lewisi (D. K. M. Kevan, 1981)Info
Erucoblatta semicaeca (A. V. Gorochov, 2007)Info
Eupholidoptera helina (Çiplak, 2009)Info
Exaeretoptera fosteri (W. D. Pierce, 1944)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gomphocerus abstrusus (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Gomphocerus femoralis (Heer, 1849)Info
Gomphocerus sibiricus -> Gomphocerus kudiaClub-legged GrasshopperInfo
Grossoxipha feminea (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Grossoxipha yaque (V. R. Vickery, 1994)Info
Gryllacris brevipennis (T. Charpentier, 1843)Info
Gryllacris cineris (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Gryllacris kittli (A. Handlirsch, 1907)Info
Gryllacris mutilata -> Papuogryllacris mutilataInfo
Gryllites vocalis (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1936)Info
Gryllotalpa africana (Beauvois, 1805)African Mole CricketInfo
Gryllotalpa aveyronensis (E. Handschin, 1944)Info
Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa (Linnaeus, 1758)European mole cricketSite
Gryllotalpa miocaenica (F. E. Zeuner, 1931)Info
Gryllotalpa stricta (Heer, 1865)Info
Gryllus fuchsi (A. Handlirsch, 1907)Info
Gryllus lineiceps -> Modicogryllus cypriusInfo
Gryllus oligocenus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Gryllus schindewolfi (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Gryllus troglodytes (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Gryllus vetus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Gryllus vociferans (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1925)Info
Guntheridactylus grimaulti (D. Azar, 2008)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heeracris oeningensis (S. H. Scudder, 1895)Info
Hylophalangopsis chinensis (Q. B. Lin, 2006)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Liogryllus rottensis (G. Statz, 1939)Info
Lipotactes bispinatus -> Eomortoniellus bispinatusInfo
Lipotactes martynovi -> Eomortoniellus martynoviInfo
Lithogryllites lutzii (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1908)Info
Lithymnetes guttatus (S. H. Scudder, 1878)Info
Lithymnetoides laurenti (Theobald, 1937)Info
Locusta exstincta (Germar, 1837)Info
Locusta silens (Scudder, 1890)Info
Locustites maculata (Heer, 1849)Info
Locustopsites gigantea (Theobald, 1937)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macrelcana ungeri (Heer, 1849)Info
Madasumma europensis (L. Chopard, 1936)Info
Melanoplus differentialis (Thomas, 1865)Differential grasshopperInfo
Melanoplus elater (Strohecker, 1963)Info
Melanoplus frigidus (Boheman, 1846)High Mountain GrasshopperInfo
Menatacridium eocenicum (Piton, 1936)Info
Miocaenacris soergeli (F. E. Zeuner, 1931)Info
Mioedipoda reisereri (Stidham, T.a. & J.a. Stidham, 2000)Info
Miophlugis rostratus (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Miopyrgomorpha fischeri (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Miramella alpina (Kollar, 1833)Alpine GebirgsschreckeInfo
Mirhipipteryx antillarum (Heads, 2010)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanthacia torpida (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Neocurtilla schmidtgeni (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Nephoptera harzensis (K. Harz, 1967)Info
Nymphacrida dyscrita (J. Zhang, 1994)Info
Nymphomorpha medialis (K. L. Henriksen, 1922)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrilidia lineata (L. Piton, 1940)Info
Oedemastopoda grammaca (J. Zhang, 1994)Info
Oedipoda germari (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Oedipoda haidingeri (Heer, 1865)Info
Oedipoda longipennis -> Dissosteira longipennisInfo
Oedipoda melanosticta (Charpentier, 1843)Info
Oedipoda miniata salina -> Oedipoda miniata miniataInfo
Oedipoda nigrofasciolata (Heer, 1849)Info
Oedipoda oeningensis (Heer, 1849)Info
Oedipoda partschi (Pongracz, 1928)Info
Oedipoda praefocata (Scudder, 1890)Info
Oedipoda pulchra (Pongracz, 1928)Info
Oedipoda radobojana (F. E. Zeuner, 1942)Info
Oedipoda saussurei (N. Theobald, 1937)Info
Orchelimum placidum (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Ornebius ambericus (V. R. Vickery, 1994)Info
Orphania denticauda -> Polysarcus denticaudaInfo
Orthacanthacris incertus (L. Piton, 1940)Info
Orthacanthacris lineata (Theobald, 1937)Info
Orthacanthacris rhenana (N. Theobald, 1937)Info
Orthaeschnites primus (H. Haupt, 1956)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeorehnia maculata (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Palaisioscaria calosoma calosoma (Günther, 1934)Info
Paleomastacris ambarinus (D. E. Perez, 1997)Info
Pardalophora hungarica (A. Pongrácz, 1928)Info
Paroecanthus caucasicus -> Sharovella caucasicusInfo
Phaneroptera vetusta (Heer, 1849)Info
Phasmomimella paskapoensis (D. K. M. Kevan, 1981)Info
Phasmomimula enigma (D. K. M. Kevan, 1981)Info
Platycleis pongraczi (F. Zeuner, 1929)Info
Platycleis speciosa (Heer, 1865)Info
Plesiolarnaca prior (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Polysarcus denticauda (Charpentier, 1825)Bull Bush-cricketInfo
Proanaxipha bicolorata (V. R. Vickery, 1994)Info
Proanaxipha latoca (V. R. Vickery, 1994)Info
Proanaxipha madgesuttonae (S. W. Heads, 2012)Info
Proelectrotermes berendtii (F. J. Pictet, 1856)Info
Proelectrotermes fodinae (S. H. Scudder, 1883)Info
Proelectrotermes roseni (L. Armbruster, 1941)Info
Prokalotermes alderensis (S. E. Lewis, 1977)Info
Prokalotermes hagenii (S. H. Scudder, 1883)Info
Promastacoides albertae (D. K. M. Kevan, 1981)Info
Promastax archaicus (A. Handlirsch, 1910)Info
Pronemobius induratus (Scudder, 1890)Info
Pronemobius ornatipes (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Pronemobius tertiarius (S. H. Scudder, 1878)Info
Prophasgonura lineatocollis (L. Piton, 1940)Info
Prorhaphidophora antiqua (Chopard, 1936)Info
Proschistocerca oligocaenica (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Protempusa incerta (L. Piton, 1940)Info
Protocatantops gracilis (F. E. Zeuner, 1931)Info
Protocatantops miocaenicus (F. E. Zeuner, 1931)Info
Protosegestes lloydi (Pierce, 1944)Info
Protothore explicata (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1930)Info
Protroglophilus sukatshevae (A. V. Gorochov, 1989)Info
Protroglophilus tachycinoides (L. Chopard, 1936)Info
Protroglophilus zeuneri (L Chopard, 1936)Info
Pseudarachnocephalus dominicanus (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Pseudarachnocephalus latiusculus (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Pseudotettigonia amoena (K. L. Henriksen, 1929)Info
Pseudotettigonia leona (D. E. Greenwalt, 2014)Info
Pteromogoplistes grandis (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Pteromogoplistes smithii (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Pteronemobius anglicus (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Pteronus prodigus (C. T. Brues, 1908)Info
Pteroplistes danicus (J. Rust, 1999)Info
Pteroplistes platycleis (Bolivar, 1900)Info
Pterotriamescaptor americanus (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Pterotriamescaptor primus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Pterotriamescaptor tridactylinus (Secretan, 1975)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rammea laticeps (F. E. Zeuner, 1931)Info
Rhicnogryllus zeuneri (L. Chopard, 1936)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scyllina imperialis ()Info
Scyllina oeningensis ()Info
Stenobothrus femoralis ()Info
Stenobothrus posthumoides (Zeuner, 1934)Info
Stenogryllodes brevipalpis (L. Chopard, 1936)Info
Succinotettix chopardi (L. E. Piton, 1938)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taeniopodites pardalis (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1909)Info
Taphacris bittaciformis (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1909)Info
Taphacris reliquata (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Taphacris stenosis (Lin, 1977)Info
Terpandrus horridus (Burmeister, 1838)Sydney gumleaf katydidInfo
Terpandrus ikiensis (I. Fujiyama, 1970)Info
Tettigidea gracilis (O. Heer, 1865)Info
Tettigoides pectinata (E. F. Riek, 1952)Info
Tettigonia antiqua (O. Heer, 1853)Info
Tettigonia bricei (Greenwalt & Rust, 2014)Info
Tettigonia morio (O. Heer, 1853)Info
Tettigonia obtecta (S. H. Scudder, 1877)Info
Tettigonia priscomarginata (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Tettigonia priscotincta (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Tettigonia priscovariegata (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Tettigonia proavia (Germar & Berendt, 1856)Info
Tettigonia terebrans (E. F. Germar, 1856)Info
Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758)Great Green Bush-CricketInfo
Tettoraptor maculatus (A. V. Gorochov, 2012)Info
Thisoicetrinus pterostichus -> Heteracris pterostichaInfo
Trichogryllus macrocercus (E. F. Germar, 1856)Info
Tropidacris latreillei -> Tropidacris cristata cristataInfo
Tryxalis kudiana (Cockerell, 1927)Info
Tumearolium humifuse (J. F. Zhang, 1989)Info
Tyrbula russelli (Scudder, S.h., 1885)Info
Tyrbula scudderi (Cockerell, 1914)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zeunerella lewisi (D. K. M. Kevan, 1981)Info
Zeuneroptera scotica (F. E. Zeuner, 1939)Info
216 Species in Orthoptera for Cenozoic 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, Grasshoppers and crickets
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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