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Distribution path and Subregions of Cretaceous (More Checklists)
Path: Fossils - Mesozoic - Cretaceous
Subregions: Lower Cretaceous, Upper Cretaceous
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Cretaceous
Class
Cretaceous
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 709 families, 2798 genera, 4746 species
Tree
Subclass
Cretaceous
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 700 families, 2782 genera, 4730 species
Tree
Infraclass
Cretaceous
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 630 families, 2577 genera, 4458 species
Tree
Superorder
Cretaceous
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 94 families, 290 genera, 490 species
Tree
Order
Cretaceous
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 26 families, 120 genera, 193 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
Cretaceous
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     7 families, 23 genera, 43 species
Site
Suborder
Cretaceous
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     18 families, 96 genera, 149 species
Site
Suborder
Cretaceous
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Cretaceous
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 1 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 1 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Baissogryllidae (Gorochov, 1985) - 34 Species
Bouretidae (Martins-neto, 2001) - 1 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 22 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 1 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 1 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 13 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 5 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 7 Species
Haglotettigoniidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 2 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 29 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 1 SpeciesScaly crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 2 Species
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 15 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 3 Species
Prezottophlebiidae (Martins-neto, 2007) - 1 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 35 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Proscopiidae (Serville, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJumping sticks
Raphoglidae (Béthoux & Al., 2002) - 1 Species
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 2 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 2 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 8 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Vitimiidae (Sharov, 1968) - 3 Species
26 Families with 193 Species in Cretaceous
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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Cretaceous
Species with ANext  
Aboilus faciatus (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Aboilus huanghuachunensis (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Aenigmoilus minutus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Aethehagla hongi (X. M. Meng, 2006)Info
Agrionidium aetna (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Agrionidium obscurum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Allaboilus hani (J. J. Gu, 2010)Info
Allocearagryllus leipnitzi (Martins-neto, 2002)Info
Anglogryllus lyristes (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Anglogryllus rotundispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Apsataboilus sibiricus (A. V. Gorochov, 1990)Info
Araripegryllus camposae (R. G. Martins-neto, 1987)Info
Araripegryllus femininus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Araripegryllus marianoi (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Araripegryllus megacephalus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Araripegryllus nanus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Araripegryllus orientalis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Araripegryllus serrilhatus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Araripegryllus spinosus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Araripelocusta brevis (R. G. Martins-neto, 1995)Info
Araripelocusta longinota (R. G. Martins-neto, 1995)Info
Araripemyrmecophilops gracilis (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Archaeogryllotalpoides ornatus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Archaeotetrix locustopseiformis (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Ashanga borealis (Y. Fang, 2013)Info
Ashanga hongi (Meng, 2006)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Baisoxya dolichoptera (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Baissaboilus paradoxus (A. V. Gorochov, 1996)Info
Baissogryllus sharovi (A. V. Gorochov, 1985)Info
Baissogryllus sibiricus (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Birmitoxya intermedia (Gorochov, 2010)Info
Bontzagania perfecta (A. V. Gorochov, 1985)Info
Bouretia elegans (Martins-neto, 2001)Info
Britannacrida distincta (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Brontogryllus excelsus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Burmadactylus grimaldii (S. W. Heads, 2009)Info
Burmelcana longirostris (E. Peñalver, 2010)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cantabritermes simplex (M. S. Engel, 2010)Info
Caririgryllus arthaudi (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Caririgryllus elongatus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Caririgryllus mesai (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Caririgryllus pilosus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Castillogryllus complicatus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1995)Info
Cearagrylloides microcephalus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cearagrylloides perforatorius (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cearagrylloides previstus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1999)Info
Cearagryllus gorochovi (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cearagryllus monstruosus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cearagryllus robustus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cecidomium grandaevum (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Chifengia mosaica (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Chosia yamadai (I. Fujiyama, 1994)Info
Cirrosphex admirabilis (Antropov, 2000)Info
Cratodactylus ferreirai (R. G. Martins-neto, 1990)Info
Cratodactylus kellneri (R. G. Martins-neto, 1990)Info
Cratoelcana damianii (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cratoelcana zessini (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cratoenigma articulata (L. Krogmann, 2012)Info
Cratogryllus cigueli (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cratogryllus guimaraesae (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cratogryllus pentagonalis (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cratohaglopsis santanaensis (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Cratolocustopsis araripensis -> Mesolocustopsis araripensisInfo
Cratolocustopsis contumax (R. G. Martins-neto, 2003)Info
Cratolocustopsis cretacea (Martins-neto, 1990)Info
Cratotetraspinus fossorius (Martins-neto, 1995)Info
Cratozeunerella amedegnatoi (R. G. Martins-neto, 1998)Info
Cratozeunerella godoii (R. G. Martins-neto, 2003)Info
Cratozeunerella neotropica (R. G. Martins-neto, 1998)Info
Cratozeunerella nervosa (R. G. Martins-neto, 2003)Info
Cratozeunerella soaresi (R. G. Martins-neto, 2003)Info
Cratozeunerella titanella (R. G. Martins-neto, 2003)Info
Cretophasmomimoides reductus (A. V. Gorochov, 1988)Info
Cretoxya rasnitsyni (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Cryptocearagryllus revelatus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1999)Info
Cyrtophyllites cretaceus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Deinovitimia insolita (A. V. Gorochov, 1989)Info
Deinovitimia occidentalis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eoproscopia martilli (S. W. Heads, 2008)Info
Eosusumania fusca (A. V. Gorochov, 1988)Info
Eubaisselcana mongolica (A. V. Gorochov, 1986)Info
Eubaisselcana sharovi (A. V. Gorochov, 1986)Info
Eubaissodes completus (J. F. Zhang, 1992)Info
Eubaissogryllus vitimicus (A. V. Gorochov, 1985)Info
Euclydes ramosfernandesi (R. G. Martins-neto, 2007)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gryllospeculum mongolicum (A. V. Gorochov, 1985)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haglotettigonia aenigmatosa (A. V. Gorochov, 2010)Info
Haglotettigonia egregia (A. V. Gorochov, 1988)Info
Hispanelcana alavensis (E. Peñalver, 2010)Info
Hispanelcana arilloi (E. Peñalver, 2010)Info
Hispanelcana lopezvallei (E. Peñalver, 2010)Info
Huabeius suni (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kevania araripensis (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Kolymoptera magadanica (A. V. Gorochov, 1988)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laiyangohagla beipoziensis (Wang & Liu, 1996)Info
Liaonemobius tanae (D. Ren, 1998)Info
Locustopsis africanus (J. Ansorge, 1991)Info
Locustopsis posterior (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Locustrix audax (R. G. Martins-neto, 2003)Info
Locustrix gallegoi (R. G. Martins-neto, 2003)Info
Longioculus burmensis (G. Poinar, 2007)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Marchandia magnifica (V. Perrichot, 2002)Info
Melqartitermes myrrheus (M. S. Engel, 2007)Info
Mesogryllus achelous (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Mesolocustopsis anglica (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Mesolocustopsis angusta (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Mesolocustopsis problematica (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Mesolocustopsis sinica (Y. C. Hong, 1990)Info
Minelcana dubia (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Minelcana membranacea (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Mongologryllus martynovi (A. V. Gorochov, 1985)Info
Mongolospeculum minutum (A. V. Gorochov, 1985)Info
Mongoloxya ponomarenkoi (A. V. Gorochov, 1992)Info
Monodactyloides curtipennis (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nipponohagla kaga (I. Fujiyama, 1978)Info
Notocearagryllus arturandradai (R. G. Martins-neto, 2009)Info
Notocearagryllus britannicus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Notocearagryllus cordispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Notocearagryllus dutrae (R. G. Martins-neto, 1999)Info
Notocearagryllus grandispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Olindagryllus obliteratus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1999)Info
Olindagryllus rotundus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1999)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Palaeopteron complexum (H. M. A. Rice, 1969)Info
Palaeoscapteriscops cretacea (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Panorpidium beyrichi (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Panorpidium bimaculatum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Panorpidium parvum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Panorpidium proximum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Panorpidium sibirica (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Panorpidium tessellatum (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Panorpidium westwoodi (Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Panorpidium yixianensis (Fang, Wang, Zhang, Wang, Jarzembowskia, Zheng, Zha, 2015)Info
Paracearagryllus poliacanthus (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Parahagla sibirica (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Parahaglopsis posteria (Hong, 1992)Info
Paraphasmomimella chetanica (A. V. Gorochov, 1988)Info
Paraphasmomimella longa (S. A. Kuzmina, 1985)Info
Phasmomimella antiqua (S. A. Kuzmina, 1985)Info
Phasmomimella araripensis (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Phasmomimoides baissiense (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Phasmomimoides latus -> Eosusumania lataInfo
Phasmomimoides maculatus -> Eosusumania maculataInfo
Phasmomimoides ornatus -> Eosusumania ornataInfo
Phasmomimoides reticulatus -> Eosusumania reticulataInfo
Prezotophlebia helbae (R. G. Martins-neto, 2007)Info
Probaisselcana cretacea (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Procyrtophyllites britannicus (F. E. Zeuner, 1935)Info
Proecanthus anatolicus (Sharov, 1968)Info
Proelectrotermes holmgreni (M. S. Engel, 2007)Info
Proelectrotermes swinhoei (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1916)Info
Prophalangopseides vitimicus (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Prophasis dubia (Giebel, 1856)Info
Prophasis ignota (Giebel, 1856)Info
Prosusumania semenica (A. V. Gorochov, 1988)Info
Protomogoplistes asquamosus (Gorochov, 2010)Info
Prototetrix reductus (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Pseudaboilus purbeckensis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Pseudaboilus wealdensis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Pseudoacrida costata (Q. B. Lin, 1982)Info
Pseudojantaropterix lebani (P. Vrsansky, 2003)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Raptoblatta waddingtonae (Dittmann & Al., 2015)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Santanagryllus hesselae (R. G. Martins-neto, 1991)Info
Shangxiania fengjiashanensis (J. F. Zhang, 1993)Info
Shanxius meileyingziensis (Y. C. Hong, 1988)Info
Sharategia baldocki (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Sharategia batchelorae (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Sharategia davisi (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Sinohagla pleioneura (D. Ren, 1995)Info
Speculogryllus acutispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Susumania flexuosa (A. V. Gorochov, 1988)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taphacris turgis (Q. B. Lin, 1980)Info
Termitidium ignotum (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Termitotron vendeense (Engel, 2014)Info
Tetraspinus fossorius -> Cratotetraspinus fossoriusInfo
Tettaboilus distinctus (A. V. Gorochov, 1996)Info
Tettaboilus pulcher (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Tettigoilus sonorus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Tettohagla problematica (A. V. Gorochov, 1996)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Utanaboilus bellus (A. V. Gorochov, 1996)Info
Utanaboilus pulchellus (A. V. Gorochov, 1990)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vitimia evoluta (A. G. Sharov, 1968)Info
Vitimoilus captiosus (A. V. Gorochov, 1996)Info
Vitimophotina corrugata (V. G. Gratshev, 1993)Info
Species with YBack  Next  Top
Yenshania hebeiensis (Y. C. Hong, 1982)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zalmona brodiei (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Zessinia borealis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Zessinia caririensis -> Mesolocustopsis caririensisInfo
Zessinia petruleviciusi -> Mesolocustopsis petruleviciusiInfo
Zessinia pulcherrima (Martins-neto, 1990)Info
Zessinia reticulata (Martins-neto, 1990)Info
Zessinia vikingi -> Mesolocustopsis vikingiInfo
Zeunerella arborea (Sharov, 1968)Info
Zeunerella prior (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
193 Species in Orthoptera for Cretaceous 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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