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Distribution path and Subregions of Eritrea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Eritrea
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Eritrea
Class
Eritrea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 161 families, 949 genera, 1919 species
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Subclass
Eritrea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 159 families, 945 genera, 1915 species
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Infraclass
Eritrea
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 156 families, 942 genera, 1911 species
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Superorder
Eritrea
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 13 families, 32 genera, 41 species
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Order
Eritrea
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 5 families, 15 genera, 19 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
Eritrea
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     3 families, 13 genera, 17 species
Site
Suborder
Eritrea
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     2 families, 2 genera, 2 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Eritrea
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 13 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 1 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 1 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 3 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 1 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
5 Families with 19 Species in Eritrea


Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Eritrea
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Garden LocustInfo
Acanthogryllus brunneri (Selys-longchamps, 1868)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica abyssinica (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Eugasteroides servillei (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Heteracris coerulescens (Stål, 1876)Info
Maura lurida (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Meruana liriomyzae (Boucek, 1988)Info
Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Phlaeoba horvathi (Kuthy, 1911)Info
Phymateus aegrotus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Pyrgomorphella carinulata (Kevan, 1956)Info
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Truxalis burtti (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Xiphoceriana brunneriana (Saussure, 1887)Info
19 Species in Orthoptera for Eritrea listed
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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