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Distribution path and Subregions of Ecozones (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones
Subregions: Indo-Australian region (Malesia, Oriental), Nearctic, Neotropical, Palaearctic
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Ecozones
Class
Ecozones
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 811 families, 31261 genera, 394246 species
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Subclass
Ecozones
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 805 families, 31207 genera, 394152 species
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Infraclass
Ecozones
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 772 families, 30750 genera, 390565 species
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Superorder
Ecozones
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 76 families, 859 genera, 4412 species
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Order
Ecozones
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 24 families, 379 genera, 1560 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
Ecozones
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     10 families, 179 genera, 769 species
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Suborder
Ecozones
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     14 families, 200 genera, 791 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Ecozones
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 683 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 5 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 5 Species
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 3 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 14 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 36 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 96 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 9 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 23 SpeciesScaly crickets
Morabidae (Rehn, 1948) - 1 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 6 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) -> Gryllidae - 1 Species
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 5 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 32 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 3 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 7 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 163 SpeciesCamel crickets
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 11 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 11 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tanaoceridae (Rehn, 1948) - 4 SpeciesTanaocerids
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 35 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 399 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 6 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
24 Families with 1560 Species in Ecozones
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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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