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Distribution path and Subregions of Europe (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe
Subregions: Central Europe (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia), East Europe (Belarus, Ukraine), Malta, North Europe (Baltic region, British Isles, Fennoscandia, Germany, Iceland, Scandinavia), South Europe (Iberian Peninsula, Italy, Monaco), Southeast Europe (Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Moldova, Romania, Yugoslavia), Southwest Europe, West Europe (Austria, Benelux, Channel Islands, France, Liechtenstein, Switzerland)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Europe
Class
Europe
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1254 families, 21801 genera, 167213 species
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Subclass
Europe
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1231 families, 21605 genera, 166677 species
Tree
Infraclass
Europe
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 1065 families, 21038 genera, 165212 species
Tree
Superorder
Europe
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 166 families, 1189 genera, 5133 species
Tree
Order
Europe
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 44 families, 632 genera, 2912 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
Europe
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     13 families, 254 genera, 1188 species
Site
Suborder
Europe
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     26 families, 365 genera, 1705 species
Site
Suborder
Europe
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     4 families, 12 genera, 17 species
Superfamily
Europe
    Blattacea (Sellards, 1904)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Europe
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 909 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Baissogryllidae (Gorochov, 1985) - 11 Species
Bintoniellidae (Handlirsch, 1937) - 3 Species
Bradyporidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 3 SpeciesArmoured crickets
Conocephalidae (Burmeister, 1838) -> Conocephalinae - 0 Species
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 8 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 57 Species
Eospilopteronidae (Cockerell, 1916) - 1 Species
Episactidae (Burr, 1899) - 1 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 0 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 11 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 16 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllavidae (Gorochov, 1986) - 1 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 248 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 28 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 9 Species
Hagloedischiidae (Gorochov, 1986) - 1 Species
Locustavidae (Sharov, 1968) - 1 Species
Locustidae (Kirby, 1825) - 2 SpeciesBand-winged grasshoppers
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 39 Species
Meconematidae (Burmeister, 1838) -> Meconematinae - 0 Species
Mesotitanidae (Tillyard, 1925) - 2 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 24 SpeciesScaly crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 20 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 20 Species
Paleoblattidae (Scudder, 1879) - 2 Species
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 92 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 3 Species
Phaneropteridae (Burmeister, 1838) -> Phaneropterinae - 0 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 11 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 19 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Proscopiidae (Serville, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJumping sticks
Protogryllidae (Zeuner, 1937) - 25 Species
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 14 Species
Pteroplistidae (Chopard, 1936) - 2 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 28 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Raphoglidae (Béthoux & Al., 2002) - 1 Species
Regiatidae (Gorochov, 1995) - 3 Species
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 90 SpeciesCamel crickets
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 9 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 2 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tcholmanvissiidae (Zalessky, 1934) - 3 Species
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 81 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 1117 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tettoedischiidae (Gorochov, 1987) - 1 Species
Thueringoedischiidae (Zessin, 1997) - 2 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 14 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Tuphellidae (Gorochov, 1988) - 1 Species
Vitimiidae (Sharov, 1968) - 2 Species
Xenopteridae (Riek, 1955) - 1 Species
50 Families with 2939 Species in Europe
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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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