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Distribution path and Subregions of Egypt (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Egypt
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Egypt
Class
Egypt
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 306 families, 1966 genera, 4610 species
Tree
Subclass
Egypt
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 304 families, 1961 genera, 4598 species
Tree
Infraclass
Egypt
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 296 families, 1936 genera, 4547 species
Tree
Superorder
Egypt
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 27 families, 107 genera, 227 species
Tree
Order
Egypt
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 11 families, 63 genera, 128 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
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
Egypt
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     6 families, 40 genera, 92 species
Site
Suborder
Egypt
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     5 families, 23 genera, 36 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Egypt
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 72 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 3 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 17 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 2 SpeciesMole crickets
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 5 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 10 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 1 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 15 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
11 Families with 128 Species in Egypt


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Egypt
Species with ANext  
Acheta domesticus (Fabricius, 1787)House cricketInfo
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acrida unguiculata -> Truxalis indicaInfo
Acridium aegyptium -> Anacridium aegyptiumInfo
Acrotylus fischeri (Azam, 1901)Info
Acrotylus insubricus -> Acrotylus fischeriCommon Digging GrasshopperSite
Acrotylus insubricus inficitus (Walker, 1870)Info
Acrotylus insubricus insubricus (Scopoli, 1786)Info
Acrotylus versicolor -> Acrotylus insubricus insubricusInfo
Aeolopus strepens -> Aiolopus strepens strepensInfo
Aiolopus simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus simulatrix simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus strepens strepens (Latreille, 1804)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Anepisceptus horridus (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Brachytrupes membranaceus membranaceus (Drury, 1773)Info
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Calephorus compressicornis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Calliptamus barbarus (Costa, 1836)Eurasian Pincer GrasshopperInfo
Calliptamus barbarus barbarus (Costa, O.g., 1836)Info
Calliptamus testaceus (Walker, 1870)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus homalodemus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Chrotogonus lugubris -> Chrotogonus homalodemus homalodemusInfo
Conocephalus cognatus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Conocephalus concolor (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Conocephalus concolor concolor (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Conocephalus discolor -> Conocephalus guangdongensisInfo
Conocephalus fuscus (Thunberg, 1815)Long-winged Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus guangdongensis (Shi & Liang, 1997)Info
Conocephalus lugubris (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Conocephalus stramineus (Haan, 1842)Info
Cryncus apricus (Saussure, 1877)Info
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Dericorys albidula (Serville, 1838)Info
Diogena fausta (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Duroniella cooperi (Uvarov, 1943)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eremotmethis carinatus (Fabricius, 1775)Info
Eumodicogryllus bordigalensis -> Modicogryllus bordigalensisVerge CricketInfo
Eumodicogryllus bordigalensis bordigalensis (Latreille, 1804)Bordeaux CricketInfo
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
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Gryllomorpha rufescens (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Gryllopsis mareotica (Werner, 1905)Info
Gryllotalpa africana (Beauvois, 1805)African Mole CricketInfo
Gryllotalpa africana africana (Beauvois, 1805)African mole cricketInfo
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Gryllus burdigalensis cerisyi -> Eumodicogryllus bordigalensis bordigalensisInfo
Gryllus campestris -> Brachytrupes membranaceus membranaceusField cricketInfo
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Helioscirtus gravesi (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Heteracris etbaica (Ramme, 1928)Info
Heteracris littoralis (Rambur, 1838)Mediterranean Splendid GrasshopperInfo
Heteracris morbosa (Serville, 1838)Info
Heteracris morbosa morbosa (Serville, 1838)Info
Hyalorrhipis canescens (Saussure, 1888)Info
Hyalorrhipis rhamses (Saussure, 1889)Info
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Leptea debilis (Finot, 1894)Info
Leptopternis gracilis (Eversmann, 1848)Info
Leptoscirtus aviculus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Lezina concolor (Walker, 1869)Info
Locusta migratoria migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Locustopsis africanus (J. Ansorge, 1991)Info
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Modicogryllus bordigalensis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Modicogryllus bordigalensis bordigalensis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Myrmecophilus cottami (Chopard, 1922)Info
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Ochrilidia geniculata (I. Bolivar, 1913)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia nilotica -> Ochrilidia geniculataInfo
Oecanthus pellucens (Scopoli, 1763)Italian Tree CricketInfo
Oedipoda caerulescens sulfurescens (Saussure, 1884)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachytylus danicus -> Locusta migratoria migratoriaInfo
Pamphagulus bodenheimeri (Uvarov, 1929)Info
Pamphagulus bodenheimeri bodenheimeri (Uvarov, 1929)Info
Paratettix meridionalis (Rambur, 1838)Mediterranean GroundhopperInfo
Pezotettix giornae (Rossi, 1794)Common Maquis GrasshopperSite
Phaneroptera minima (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Info
Platycleis intermedia (Serville, 1838)Info
Poecilimon brunneri (Frivaldsky, 1867)Brunnerīs Bright Bush-cricketInfo
Poekilocerus bufonius (Klug, 1832)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius bufonius (Klug, J.c.f., 1832)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius hieroglyphicus (Klug, J.c.f., 1829)Info
Poekilocerus vulcanus -> Poekilocerus bufonius bufoniusInfo
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pterolepis bidens (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Pteronemobius abruptus (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Pteronemobius hafferli (Werner, 1905)Info
Pyrgomorpha conica (Olivier, 1791)Common Stick GrasshopperInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca alutacea (Harris, 1841)Leather-colored bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Schistocerca lineata -> Schistocerca alutaceaSpotted bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca peregrina -> Schistocerca gregaria gregariaInfo
Sphingonotus balteatus (Serville, 1838)Info
Sphingonotus balteatus latifasciatus (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus niloticus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Sphingonotus obscuratus (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus obscuratus obscuratus (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus octofasciatus (Serville, 1838)Info
Sphingonotus pictus (Werner, 1905)Info
Sphingonotus pictus pictus (Werner, 1905)Info
Sphingonotus rubescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus rubescens rubescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus vitreus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Sphingonotus vitreus vitreus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Sphingonotus vosseleri (Krauss, 1902)Info
Sphodromerus atakanus (Ramme, 1951)Info
Sphodromerus serapis (Serville, 1838)Info
Sudanicus reginae (Werner, 1913)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tenuitarsus angustus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Thisoicetrus littoralis -> Heteracris littoralisInfo
Tmethis cisti (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Tmethis pulchripennis (Serville, 1838)Info
Tmethis pulchripennis pulchripennis (Serville, 1838)Info
Tropidopola cylindrica -> Tropidopola longicornisCommon Cylindric GrasshopperInfo
Tropidopola longicornis (Fieber, 1853)Info
Truxalis annulata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Truxalis grandis (Klug, 1830)Info
Truxalis indica (Bolivar, 1902)Info
Truxalis nasuta -> Truxalis viridifasciataInfo
Truxalis pharaonis -> Truxalis annulataInfo
Truxalis scalaris (Klug, J.c.f., 1830)Info
Truxalis viridifasciata (Krauss, 1902)Info
Turanogryllus niloticus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Tylopsis lilifolia (Fabricius, 1793)White Sickle Bush-cricketInfo
Species with XBack  Top
Xerohippus savignyi (Krauss, 1890)Info
128 Species in Orthoptera for Egypt 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
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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