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Distribution path and Subregions of Democratic Republic of the Congo (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Congo - Democratic Republic of the Congo
Subregions: Kinshasa
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Class
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 361 families, 5093 genera, 23730 species
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Subclass
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 356 families, 5076 genera, 23707 species
Tree
Infraclass
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 344 families, 5002 genera, 23486 species
Tree
Superorder
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 36 families, 320 genera, 800 species
Tree
Order
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 13 families, 123 genera, 188 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
Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     8 families, 75 genera, 125 species
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Suborder
Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     5 families, 48 genera, 63 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 90 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Bouretidae (Martins-neto, 2001) - 1 Species
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 1 Species
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 1 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 20 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 1 SpeciesMole crickets
Lentulidae (Dirsh, 1956) - 2 SpeciesLentulid Grasshoppers
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 3 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 17 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 11 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 36 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 2 Species
13 Families with 188 Species in Democratic Republic of the Congo


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Democratic Republic of the Congo
Species with ANext  
Abisares viridipennis hylaeus (Rehn, J.a.g., 1914)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acanthoxia lanceolata (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Acmophyllum undulatum (Karsch, 1890)Info
Afrogryllacris buttneri (Griffini, 1908)Info
Afromastax rubricosta (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Afroxyrrhepes procera (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Ametroides signatus (Ander, 1938)Info
Anaxipha dimidiatipes (Bolivar, 1910)Info
Anaxipha maculifemur (Chopard, 1926)Info
Anoedopoda lamellata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Anthermus fumipennis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Apentacentrus fulvus (Chopard, 1926)Info
Apteroscirtus inalatus (Karsch, 1886)Info
Arantia simplicinervis (Karsch, 1889)Info
Atractomorpha aberrans (Karsch, 1888)Info
Atractomorpha orientalis (Kevan & Chen, 1969)Info
Atractomorpha rufopunctata (Bolivar, 1894)Info
Atychogryllacris infelix (Griffini, 1908)Info
Auloserpusia impennis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Auloserpusia laeta (Ramme, 1929)Info
Auloserpusia miniaticeps (Ramme, 1929)Info
Auloserpusia olivacea (Ramme, 1929)Info
Auloserpusia sagonai (Ramme, 1929)Info
Auloserpusia schoutedeni (Ramme, 1929)Info
Auloserpusia squamiptera (Ramme, 1929)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bambesa grisea (Arnold, 1936)Info
Boutakovia saleei (P. Pruvost, 1934)Info
Brachytrupes membranaceus (Drury, 1770)Info
Bryophyma tectifera -> Rhytidacris tectiferaInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cardeniopsis amabilis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Cardeniopsis aurora (Ramme, 1929)Info
Cardeniopsis bigutta (Ramme, 1929)Info
Cardeniopsis chloronotus (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Cardeniopsis magnificus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Cardeniopsis variopictus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Cardeniopsis vicinus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Cardenius dilutus -> Cardenius sheffieldiInfo
Cardenius sheffieldi (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Cataloipus cymbiferus (Krauss, 1877)Info
Catantops ituriensis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Catantops janus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Catantopsilus carli (Ramme, 1929)Info
Catantopsilus plagiatus (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Catantopsilus similis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Chirista compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chromotruxalis crocea (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis abyssinicus (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Conocephalus cercorum (Sjöstedt, 1926)Info
Conocephalus conocephalus (Linnaeus, 1767)Pygmy Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus iris (Serville, 1838)Info
Cophohippus burri (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Coptotettix annulipes (Karsch, 1890)Info
Corycoides karschi (Krauss, 1890)Info
Cosmoderus maculatus (Kirby, 1896)Prickly Bush-CricketInfo
Cryncus scenicus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Cymatomera argillata (Karsch, 1891)Info
Cyphocerastis falcifera (Rehn, 1914)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus karschi (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Digentia karnyi (Ramme, 1929)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enyaliopsis obuncus (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Epistaurus succineus (Krauss, 1877)Info
Eucoptacra anguliflava (Karsch, 1893)Info
Eupropacris coeruleus (Drury, 1770)Info
Eupropacris congica -> Eupropacris cylindricollisInfo
Eupropacris cylindricollis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Eurycorypha spinulosa (Karsch, 1889)Info
Euschmidtia congana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Euscyrtus bivittatus (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Euthypoda acutipennis (Karsch, 1886)Info
Exopropacris forcipatus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Exopropacris rehni (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus africanus (Saussure, 1889)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus procerus (Gerstaecker, 1889)Info
Grylloderes quadristrigatus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Gryllotalpa africana (Beauvois, 1805)African Mole CricketInfo
Gymnobothroides minutus -> Gymnobothroides pullus pullusInfo
Gymnobothroides pullus pullus (Karny, 1917)Info
Gymnobothrus emini -> Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalisInfo
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus subparallelus -> Gymnobothrus lineaalbaInfo
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadrolecocatantops quadratus (Walker, 1870)Info
Hemierianthus ocreatus (Rehn, 1904)Info
Heteracris guineensis (Krauss, 1890)Info
Heteracris vinacea (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Hexacentrus inflatus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Hippodes vicarius (Karsch, 1890)Info
Homoeogryllus cavicola (Chopard, 1950)Info
Homoeogryllus gabonensis (Desutter-grandcolas, 1985)Info
Homoeogryllus reticulatus -> Homoeogryllus venosusInfo
Homoeogryllus venosus (Saussure, 1878)Info
Homorocoryphus flavovirens -> Ruspolia flavovirensInfo
Homoxyrrhepes punctipennis (Walker, 1870)Info
Horatosphaga amplipennis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Horatosphaga kasindina (Rehn, 1914)Info
Horatosphaga leggei (Kirby, 1909)Info
Horatosphaga robusta -> Horatosphaga leggeiInfo
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Karniella bullata (Rehn, 1914)Info
Kilimagryllus gyldenstolpei (Chopard, 1926)Info
Kwidschwia kivuensis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leproscirtus granulosus granulosus (Karsch, 1886)Info
Leptacris kraussi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leptacris monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leptacrydium virunganum -> Tettiellona virunganaInfo
Lichenochrus congicus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Locusta danica -> Locusta migratoria migratoriaInfo
Locusta migratoria migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Metaxymecus laxus -> Metaxymecus gracilipesInfo
Modicogryllus conspersus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Modicogryllus massaicus (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Morgenia rubricornis (Sjöstedt, 1913)Info
Morphopus acmophylloides (Günther, 1939)Info
Mustius superbus (Sjöstedt, 1902)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Occidentosphena ruandensis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Odontomelus kwidschwianus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Odontomelus pallidus (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Oecanthus filiger (Walker, F., 1871)Info
Ornithacris cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris pictula magnifica (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Orthochtha angusticornis angusticornis (Popov, G.b. & Fishpool, 1992)Info
Oxycatantops nigrospinosus (Sjöstedt, 1929)Info
Oxycatantops spissus praemonstrator (Karsch, 1893)Info
Oxyrrhepes procera -> Afroxyrrhepes proceraInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pantecphylus cerambycinus -> Pantecphylus helleriInfo
Pantecphylus helleri (Schmidt, Stelzer & Marshall, 2004)Info
Paracoptacra cauta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Paracoptacra sjostedti -> Paracoptacra cautaInfo
Paragymnobothrus gracilis (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Paralobopoma bugoiensis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Paralobopoma gracilis -> Paralobopoma bugoiensisInfo
Paralobopoma sjostedti (Ramme, 1931)Info
Paratettix africanus (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Pelusca schubotzi (Rehn, 1914)Info
Phaeocatantops signatus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Phaneroptera nana (Fieber, 1853)Mediterranean katydidInfo
Phlaurocentrum latevittatum (Karsch, 1889)Info
Phloeonotus humilis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phonarellus miurus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Phymateus viridipes (Stål, 1873)Info
Phymateus viridipes brunneri (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Phymeurus ocellatus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Plastocorypha brevipes (Rehn, 1914)Info
Plastocorypha nigrifrons (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Poecilocerastis tricolor (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Pseudorhynchus hastatus (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Pteronemobius maculosus (Saussure, 1899)Info
Pteropera femorata (Giglio-tos, 1907)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhicnogryllus elegans (Bolivar, 1910)Info
Rhytidacris tectifera (Karsch, 1896)Info
Roduniella ituriensis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Ruspolia flavovirens (Karny, 1907)Info
Ruspolia nitidula (Scopoli, 1786)Large Cone-headInfo
Ruwenzoracris fasciata (Ramme, 1929)Info
Ruwenzoracris simplicicerca (Ramme, 1929)Info
Ruwenzoracris stanleyana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scapsipedus marginatus (Afzelius & Brannius, 1804)Info
Serpusia lemarineli (Bolivar, 1911)Info
Serpusia succursor (Karsch, 1896)Info
Serpusia vicinus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Stenocrobylus festivus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanita picturata -> Tanita subcylindrica subcylindricaInfo
Tanita subcylindrica subcylindrica (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Taphronota calliparea -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota ferruginea -> Taphronota mercetiInfo
Taphronota grandis (Kevan, 1975)Info
Taphronota merceti (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Tetraconcha banzyvilliana (Griffini, 1909)Info
Tettiellona virungana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Thamithericles birunga (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Thyridorhoptrum senegalense (Krauss, 1877)Info
Trigonidium cicindeloides (Rambur, 1838)Common TrigInfo
Trigonidium nigripes (Chopard, 1926)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Trypophyllum cranonotum -> Trypophyllum glabrifronsInfo
Trypophyllum glabrifrons (Karsch, 1890)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Usambilla insolita (Rehn, 1914)Info
Usambilla sagonai sagonai (Ramme, 1929)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Velarifictorus katangensis (Sjöstedt, 1917)Info
Velarifictorus vittifrons (Sjöstedt, 1917)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xiphidiola ituriensis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zeuneria melanopeza (Karsch, 1889)Info
Zonocerus elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Zonocerus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
188 Species in Orthoptera for Democratic Republic of the Congo 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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