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Distribution path and Subregions of Gabon (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa - Gabon
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Gabon
Class
Gabon
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 220 families, 2048 genera, 6011 species
Tree
Subclass
Gabon
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 220 families, 2048 genera, 6011 species
Tree
Infraclass
Gabon
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 209 families, 2003 genera, 5931 species
Tree
Superorder
Gabon
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 30 families, 158 genera, 260 species
Tree
Order
Gabon
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 8 families, 56 genera, 83 species
Site
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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
Gabon
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     4 families, 18 genera, 30 species
Site
Suborder
Gabon
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     4 families, 38 genera, 53 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Gabon
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 14 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 1 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 16 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) -> Gryllidae - 1 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 9 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 6 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 35 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
8 Families with 83 Species in Gabon


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Gabon
Species with ANext  
Acanthoproctus cervinus (Haan, 1842)Antlered thorny katydidInfo
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Afrocriotettix nigellus (Bolivar, 1887)Info
Afrogryllacris africana perspicillata (Griffini, 1908)Info
Anthracopsis gigliotosi (Karny, 1907)Info
Arantia gabunensis (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1891)Info
Arantia gestri (Griffini, 1906)Info
Arantia regina (Karsch, 1889)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis gerstaeckeri (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Catantops minor (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Catoptropteryx serrifera (Huxley, 1970)Info
Chondrodera subvitrea (Karsch, 1891)Info
Conocephalus africanus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Conocephalus guineensis (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Corycoides abruptus (Krauss, 1890)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera producta (Walker, 1870)Info
Cosmoderus erinaceus (Fairmaire, 1858)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyscelus demigratus -> Dasyscelus normalisInfo
Dasyscelus normalis (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Desaulcya ampulla (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eulioptera spinulosa (Ragge, 1956)Info
Euthypoda kanguroo (Pictet, 1888)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gabonella cothurnata (Bolivar, 1906)Info
Ganoblemmus rasilis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemierianthus gabonicus (Saussure, 1903)Info
Hexacentrus dorsatus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Hexacentrus inflatus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Holopercna gerstaeckerii (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Homoeogryllus gabonensis (Desutter-grandcolas, 1985)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ixalidium gabonense (Brisout De Barneville, 1851)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Japygophana peloti (Carl, 1921)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kinkalidia matilei (Donskoff, 2000)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leproscirtus brunneri (Karny, 1919)Info
Leptacris monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leptacris monteiroi monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Lichenochrus decoloratus (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Liocentrum aduncum (Karsch, 1891)Info
Loxoblemmus verschuereni (Chopard, 1938)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mataeus latipennis -> Zabalius apicalis apicalisInfo
Mayumbella lucens (Chopard, 1934)Info
Mormotus curvicauda (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Morphopus acmophylloides (Günther, 1939)Info
Morphopus phyllocerus (Bolivar, 1887)Info
Mustius superbus (Sjöstedt, 1902)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Opisthodicrus cochlearistylus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paragryllodes bipunctatus (Desutter-grandcolas, 1999)Info
Paragryllodes kessala (Desutter-grandcolas, 1999)Info
Paragryllodes longixiphus (Desutter-grandcolas, 1999)Info
Paragryllodes makandensis (Desutter-grandcolas, 1999)Info
Paragryllodes makokou (Desutter-grandcolas, 1999)Info
Paragryllodes orensis (Desutter-grandcolas, 1999)Info
Paragryllus tricaudatus (Fairmaire, 1858)Info
Parapetasia femorata (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Paulytettix wieringai (Devriese, 1999)Info
Phaeophilacris bernardii (Chopard, 1969)Info
Phaeophilacris chopardacheta (Kaltenbach, 1983)Info
Phaeophilacris strinatii (Chopard, 1958)Info
Phaeophilacris vicina (Chopard, 1969)Info
Phonarellus miurus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Poecilogramma cloetensi (Griffini, 1908)Info
Poreuomena africana (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Info
Pteropera augustini (Donskoff, 1981)Info
Pteropera balachowskyi (Donskoff, 1981)Info
Pteropera brosseti (Donskoff, 1981)Info
Pteropera jeanninae (Donskoff, 1981)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ruspolia paraplesia (Karny, 1907)Info
Ruspolia paraplesia paraplesia (Karny, 1907)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taphronota ferruginea -> Taphronota mercetiInfo
Taphronota ferruginea apicornis (Fairmaire, 1858)Info
Taphronota ferruginea ferruginea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Taphronota merceti (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Tetraconcha stichyrata (Karsch, 1890)Info
Trachytettix scaberrimus (Stål, 1876)Info
Trachytettix scaberrimus paulyi (Devriese, 1999)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xenogryllus eneopteroides (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zabalius apicalis apicalis (Bolivar, 1886)Info
Zabalius lineolatus (Stål, 1873)Info
Zeuneria melanopeza (Karsch, 1889)Info
83 Species in Orthoptera for Gabon 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, Grasshoppers and crickets
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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