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Distribution path and Subregions of Continents (More Checklists)
Path: Continents
Subregions: Africa (Central Africa, East Africa, North Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa), America (Caribbean, Central America, North America, South America), Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands), Eurasia (Asia, Caucasus, Europe, Russia), Oceania (Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Continents
Class
Continents
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2100 families, 95549 genera, 1034391 species
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Subclass
Continents
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2027 families, 94713 genera, 1032409 species
Tree
Infraclass
Continents
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1750 families, 92746 genera, 1022055 species
Tree
Superorder
Continents
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 312 families, 7812 genera, 46074 species
Tree
Order
Continents
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 88 families, 4730 genera, 25559 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
Continents
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     36 families, 2343 genera, 11669 species
Site
Suborder
Continents
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     45 families, 2358 genera, 13825 species
Site
Suborder
Continents
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     7 families, 26 genera, 56 species
Superfamily
Continents
    Blattacea (Sellards, 1904)
     1 family, 2 genera, 8 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Continents
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 6841 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Adumbratomorphidae (Gorochov, 1987) - 1 Species
Anelcanidae (Carpenter, 1986) - 2 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 184 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Baissogryllidae (Gorochov, 1985) - 38 Species
Bintoniellidae (Handlirsch, 1937) - 12 Species
Bouretidae (Martins-neto, 2001) - 2 Species
Bradyporidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 5 SpeciesArmoured crickets
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 154 Species
Clathrotitanidae (Riek, 1954) - 3 Species
Conocephalidae (Burmeister, 1838) -> Conocephalinae - 0 Species
Cooloolidae (Rentz, 1980) - 4 SpeciesCooloola monster
Cylindrachetidae (Giglio-tos, 1914) - 19 SpeciesSandgropers
Deinotitanidae (Gorochov, 2011) - 1 Species
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 159 Species
Dzhajloutshellidae (Gorochov, 1994) - 5 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 84 Species
Eolocustopsidae (Riek, 1976) - 1 Species
Eospilopteronidae (Cockerell, 1916) - 1 Species
Episactidae (Burr, 1899) - 48 Species
Eruciidae (Burr, 1899) -> Eruciinae - 1 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 216 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 257 Species
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 21 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 827 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllavidae (Gorochov, 1986) - 4 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 3271 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 109 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 104 Species
Hagloedischiidae (Gorochov, 1986) - 2 Species
Haglotettigoniidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 2 Species
Lathiceridae (Dirsh, 1954) - 4 Species
Lentulidae (Dirsh, 1956) - 98 SpeciesLentulid Grasshoppers
Lithidiidae (Dirsh, 1961) - 11 Species
Locustavidae (Sharov, 1968) - 15 Species
Locustidae (Kirby, 1825) - 2 SpeciesBand-winged grasshoppers
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 77 Species
Malgasiidae (Gorochov, 1984) - 14 Species
Mastacideidae (Rehn, 1948) - 6 Species
Meconematidae (Burmeister, 1838) -> Meconematinae - 0 Species
Mesoedischiidae (Gorochov, 1987) - 4 Species
Mesotitanidae (Tillyard, 1925) - 15 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 344 SpeciesScaly crickets
Morabidae (Rehn, 1948) - 128 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 73 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 32 Species
Ommexechidae (Bolivar, 1884) - 36 Species
Paleoblattidae (Scudder, 1879) - 8 Species
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 576 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pamphagodidae (Bolivar, 1884) - 5 Species
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) - 81 Species
Paratitanidae (Sharov, 1968) - 10 Species
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 14 Species
Permoraphidiidae (Tillyard, 1932) - 3 Species
Phaneropteridae (Burmeister, 1838) -> Phaneropterinae - 0 Species
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 22 Species
Pneumoridae (Stål, 1873) - 18 SpeciesBladder grasshoppers
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 903 Species
Prezottophlebiidae (Martins-neto, 2007) - 1 Species
Promastacidae (Kevan & Wighton, 1981) - 2 Species
Proparagryllacrididae (Riek, 1956) - 17 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 116 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Proscopiidae (Serville, 1838) - 103 SpeciesJumping sticks
Protogryllidae (Zeuner, 1937) - 37 Species
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 28 Species
Pseudelcanidae (Gorochov, 1987) - 2 Species
Pteroplistidae (Chopard, 1936) - 16 Species
Pyrgacrididae (Kevan, 1974) - 2 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 585 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Raphoglidae (Béthoux & Al., 2002) - 3 Species
Regiatidae (Gorochov, 1995) - 3 Species
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 604 SpeciesCamel crickets
Ripipterygidae (Ander, 1939) - 64 Species
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 484 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Schizodactylidae (Karny, 1927) - 8 SpeciesDune crickets
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 41 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tanaoceridae (Rehn, 1948) - 4 SpeciesTanaocerids
Tcholmanvissiidae (Zalessky, 1934) - 6 Species
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 1392 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 6795 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tettoedischiidae (Gorochov, 1987) - 2 Species
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 182 Species
Thueringoedischiidae (Zessin, 1997) - 3 Species
Triassomantidae (Tillyard, 1922) - 1 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 131 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Trigonidiidae (Saussure, 1870) - 3 Species
Trigonopterygidae (Walker, 1870) - 16 Species
Tristiridae (Rehn, 1906) - 22 Species
Tuphellidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 8 Species
Vitimiidae (Sharov, 1968) - 4 Species
Xenopteridae (Riek, 1955) - 22 Species
91 Families with 25584 Species in Continents
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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Continents without family allocation
Permotitan vladimiri (A. V. Gorochov, 2004)Info
Tillyardiella distincta (A. V. Martynov, 1930)Info
Tzetzenulia dilutemaculata (A. V. Gorochov, 1990)Info
3 Species in Orthoptera for Continents 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, Grasshoppers and crickets
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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