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Distribution path and Subregions of Ethiopia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Ethiopia
Subregions: Abyssinia
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Ethiopia
Class
Ethiopia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 318 families, 3065 genera, 9192 species
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Subclass
Ethiopia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 316 families, 3062 genera, 9188 species
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Infraclass
Ethiopia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 302 families, 3009 genera, 9049 species
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Superorder
Ethiopia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 36 families, 305 genera, 1173 species
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Order
Ethiopia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 12 families, 107 genera, 217 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
Ethiopia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     6 families, 75 genera, 161 species
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Suborder
Ethiopia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     6 families, 32 genera, 56 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Ethiopia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 117 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 1 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 4 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 25 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 1 SpeciesScaly crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 1 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 37 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 23 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 3 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
12 Families with 217 Species in Ethiopia


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Ethiopia
Species with ANext  
Abisares viridipennis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Abisares viridipennis dromedarius (Rehn, J.a.g., 1914)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acanthogryllus acus (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Acorypha johnstoni (Kirby, 1902)Info
Acorypha johnstoni oresbia (Jago, 1967)Info
Acorypha ornatipes (Uvarov, 1950)Info
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida deminuta -> Acrida bicolorInfo
Acrida herbacea (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Acrida orientalis -> Acrida bicolorInfo
Acrida reducta -> Acrida herbaceaInfo
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acrostegastes rougeoti (Donskoff, 1977)Info
Aethiopiacris parva (La Greca, 1994)Info
Afroconema pravdini (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Afrotruljalia ethiopica (Gorochov, 1990)Info
Aiolopus longicornis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon arabafrum (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Anaxipha ornata (Chopard, 1938)Info
Anepisceptus revoili (Lucas, 1884)Info
Anepisceptus ruspolii (Schulthess Schindler, 1894)Info
Anepisceptus ruspolii abyssinii (Schmidt, G.h., 1998)Info
Anepisceptus ruspolii ruspolii (Schulthess Schindler, 1894)Info
Aulacobothrus dorsatus (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachycrotaphus brevis (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Brachycrotaphus kraussi (Uvarov, 1932)Info
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Brachytrupes membranaceus membranaceus (Drury, 1773)Info
Bradyopisthius klatti (Weidner, 1941)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calephorus compressicornis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri somali (Schulthess Schindler, 1894)Info
Cataloipus pulcher (Sjöstedt, 1929)Info
Cataloipus pulcher aethiopicus (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Chrotogonus abyssinicus -> Chrotogonus senegalensis abyssinicusInfo
Chrotogonus aethiopicus -> Chrotogonus arenicola somalicusInfo
Chrotogonus arenicola somalicus (Kevan, 1959)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus homalodemus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis abyssinicus (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Coryphosima abyssinica (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera montana (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Crucinotacris cruciata (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Cryncus gambelae (Gorochov, 1990)Info
Cryncus illubabori (Gorochov, 1990)Info
Cryncus medvedevi (Gorochov, 1990)Info
Cryncus pulchellus (Gorochov, 1990)Info
Cryncus rybalovi (Gorochov, 1990)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica abyssinica (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
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Decticoides brevipennis (Ragge, 1977)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Dictyophorus impotens oberthueri (Bolivar, 1894)Info
Dnopherula cruciata -> Crucinotacris cruciataInfo
Dorsthippus baleensis (Donskoff, 1977)Info
Ducetia punctata (Schulthess Schindler, 1898)Info
Ducetia vitriala (Ragge, 1961)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ectatoderus nigriventris (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Epacrocatantops curvicercus (Miller, 1929)Info
Ephippiger discoidalis (Fieber, 1853)Dalmatian Saddle Bush-cricketInfo
Eucoptacra exigua (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Eucoptacra gowdeyi (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Eugasteroides inermis (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Eugasteroides servillei (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Eyprepocnemis abyssinica (Uvarov, 1921)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus africanus africanus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus determinatus (Walker, 1871)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus vitripennis (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus hyla (Sjöstedt, 1928)Info
Gastrimargus rothschildi (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Gastrimargus rothschildi luteifemur (Ritchie, J.m., 1982)Info
Gastrimargus rothschildi rothschildi (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gastrimargus volkensi -> Gastrimargus determinatus determinatusInfo
Gryllacris lyrata -> Stictogryllacris lyrataInfo
Gryllodes supplicans (Walker, 1859)Tropical House CricketInfo
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Gymnobothrus cruciatus (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus inflexus (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus subcarinatus (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteracris coerulescens (Stål, 1876)Info
Heteracris juliea (Grunshaw, 1991)Info
Heteropternis minuta (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Homoeogryllus adunctus (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Horatosphaga heteromorpha (Karsch, 1889)Info
Horatosphaga magna (Ragge, 1960)Info
Horatosphaga ruspolii (Schulthess Schindler, 1898)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jasomenia sansibara (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kevanacris squamiptera (Kevan, 1951)Info
Kraussaria angulifera (Krauss, 1877)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptacris kraussii (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leva aethiopica (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Lezina acuminata (Ander, 1938)Info
Lobopoma ambages (Karsch, 1896)Info
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Locusta migratoria migratorioides (Reiche, L.j. & Fairmaire, 1849)African Migratory LocustInfo
Lophothericles ohanus (Descamps, 1977)Info
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Meruana liriomyzae (Boucek, 1988)Info
Meruana usambarica (Karsch, 1896)Info
Microschmidtia uala (Descamps, 1973)Info
Modicogryllus beibienkoi (Chopard, 1938)Info
Modicogryllus smolus (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Myrmecophila meneliki -> Myrmophilellus menelikiInfo
Myrmophilellus meneliki (Reichensperger, 1913)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoleva mega (Jago, 1996)Info
Neritius abyssinicus (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Neritius rothschildi (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrilidia aethiopica -> Ochrilidia gracilis gracilisInfo
Ochrilidia cretacea (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis nyuki (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Ochrilidia martini (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Oedaleus flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Oedaleus flavus somaliensis (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Oedaleus instillatus (Burr, 1900)Info
Oedaleus nigeriensis (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Oncothericles biplagiatus (Bolivar, 1899)Info
Ornithacris cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris cyanea cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha venosa (Ramme, 1929)Info
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxyaeida kebreabstretchi (Jago, 1994)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracinema tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Tricolor GrasshopperInfo
Paracinema tricolor tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Vlei GrasshopperInfo
Paracomacris deceptor -> Coryphosima stenoptera stenopteraInfo
Parasphenula abyssinica (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Parasphenula boranensis (Salfi, 1939)Info
Peropyrrhicia antinorii (Bormans, 1881)Info
Peropyrrhicia maculata (Schulthess Schindler, 1898)Info
Peropyrrhicia massaiae (Bormans, 1881)Info
Petasia grisea -> Dictyophorus griseusInfo
Phaeocatantops decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeophilacris abbaica (Kaltenbach, 1983)Info
Phaeophilacris abyssinica (Saussure, 1878)Info
Phaeophilacris aroussiensis (Kaltenbach, 1983)Info
Phaeophilacris chopardacheta (Kaltenbach, 1983)Info
Phaeophilacris chopardi (La Greca, 1978)Info
Phaeophilacris macroxipha (La Greca, 1978)Info
Phaeophilacris martinii (Bormans, 1881)Info
Phaeophilacris parva (La Greca, 1978)Info
Phaeophilacris pilipennis -> Phaeophilacris chopardachetaInfo
Phaneroptera fragilis (Ragge, 1960)Info
Phymateus aegrotus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phymateus cinctus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Phymateus pulcherrimus (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Phymateus viridipes (Stål, 1873)Info
Phymateus viridipes viridipes (Stål, 1873)Green Milkweed LocustInfo
Phyteumas purpurascens (Karsch, 1896)Info
Phyteumas purpurascens purpurascens (Karsch, 1896)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius hieroglyphicus (Klug, J.c.f., 1829)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius vittatus (Klug, J.c.f., 1829)Info
Poekilocerus vignaudi -> Pyrgomorpha vignaudi vignaudiInfo
Prosphaga splendens (Ragge, 1960)Info
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pycnodictya galinieri (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Pycnodictya galinieri galinieri (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1850)Info
Pyrgomorpha johnseni (Schmidt, 1999)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudi vignaudi (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Pyrgomorphella sphenarioides (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rastafaria abessinica (Ramme, 1931)Info
Robecchia tricolor (Baccetti, 1991)Info
Ruspolia praeligata (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scapsipedus limbatus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Scapsipedus mjagkovi (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Shoacris bormansi (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Smilethericles borana (Baccetti, 1997)Info
Spalacomimus inermis -> Eugasteroides inermisInfo
Sphingonotus turkanae (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Sporobolius jacksoni (Kevan, 1956)Info
Stenohippus aethiopicus (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Stenohippus maculifemur (Jago, 1996)Info
Stenohippus xanthus (Karny, 1907)Info
Stenoscepa montana (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Stenoscepa picta (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Stictogryllacris lyrata (Kirby, 1899)Info
Stictogryllacris lyrata lyrata (Kirby, W.f., 1899)Info
Sudanacris cholawo (Grunshaw, 1996)Info
Svercoides alweroensis (Gorochov, 1990)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tapesia aethiopicus -> Dictyophorus impotens oberthueriInfo
Taphronota calliparea -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota calliparea calliparea (Schaum, 1853)Info
Taphronota calliparea dimidiata -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota dimidiata (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Taphronota grandis (Kevan, 1975)Info
Tridactylus galla (Saussure, 1895)Info
Tridactylus tithonus (Blackith & Blackith, 1979)Info
Tropidonotacris amabilis (Ragge, 1957)Info
Truxalis burtti (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Truxaloides braziliensis (Drury, 1770)Info
Truxaloides braziliensis braziliensis (Drury, 1773)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xiphoceriana atrox (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
217 Species in Orthoptera for Ethiopia 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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