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Distribution path and Subregions of Gambia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Gambia
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Gambia
Class
Gambia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 226 families, 1632 genera, 3087 species
Tree
Subclass
Gambia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 225 families, 1630 genera, 3084 species
Tree
Infraclass
Gambia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 215 families, 1588 genera, 2993 species
Tree
Superorder
Gambia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 24 families, 133 genera, 195 species
Tree
Order
Gambia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 7 families, 81 genera, 130 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
Gambia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     4 families, 57 genera, 92 species
Site
Suborder
Gambia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     3 families, 24 genera, 38 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Gambia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 75 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 24 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 2 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 15 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 1 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 12 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
7 Families with 130 Species in Gambia


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Gambia
Species with ANext  
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acanthoplistus acutus -> Acanthoplistus carinatusInfo
Acanthoplistus carinatus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Acorypha glaucopsis (Walker, 1870)Info
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acridoderes strenua (Walker, 1870)Info
Acrotylus blondeli (Saussure, 1884)Info
Acrotylus daveyi (Mason, 1959)Info
Acrotylus fischeri (Azam, 1901)Info
Acrotylus insubricus -> Acrotylus fischeriCommon Digging GrasshopperSite
Acrotylus insubricus insubricus (Scopoli, 1786)Info
Acrotylus patruelis (Herrich-schaffer, 1838)Slender Digging GrasshopperInfo
Afroxyrrhepes procera (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Aiolopus simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus simulatrix simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Arantia fasciata (Walker, 1869)Info
Arantia rectifolia (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis gerstaeckeri (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachycrotaphus lloydi (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Brachycrotaphus steindachneri (Krauss, 1877)Info
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calephorus compressicornis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Cataloipus cymbiferus (Krauss, 1877)Info
Cataloipus fuscocoeruleipes (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Catantops melanostictus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Chirista compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chirista compta compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Conipoda pallida (Walker, 1870)Info
Conipoda pallidus (Walker, F., 1870)Info
Conocephalus conocephalus (Linnaeus, 1767)Pygmy Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus maculatus (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Cryptocatantops haemorrhoidalis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Diabolocatantops axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Diabolocatantops axillaris axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Duronia chloronota (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Epistaurus bolivari (Karny, 1907)Info
Epistaurus succineus (Krauss, 1877)Info
Eucoptacra anguliflava (Karsch, 1893)Info
Eurycorypha flavescens (Walker, 1869)Info
Euscyrtus bivittatus (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Grylloderes morio (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Gryllomimus chopardi (Ebner, 1935)Info
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Gryllus morio -> Stauroderus scalaris scalarisInfo
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadrolecocatantops quadratus (Walker, 1870)Info
Harpezocatantops stylifer (Krauss, 1877)Info
Heteropternis thoracica (Walker, 1870)Info
Hieroglyphodes occidentalis (Roy, 1961)Info
Hieroglyphus daganensis (Krauss, 1877)African rice grasshopperInfo
Hirpinus afer (Stål, 1855)Info
Homoeogryllus reticulatus -> Homoeogryllus venosusInfo
Homoeogryllus venosus (Saussure, 1878)Info
Homoeoxipha thoracica (Chopard, 1915)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kraussaria angulifera (Krauss, 1877)Info
Kraussella amabile (Krauss, 1877)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Locusta migratoria migratorioides (Reiche, L.j. & Fairmaire, 1849)African Migratory LocustInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Modicogryllus uncinatus (Chopard, 1938)Info
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ocnocerus diabolicus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Oecanthus similis (Chopard, 1932)Info
Oedaleus nigeriensis (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Oedaleus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Ornithacris cavroisi (Finot, 1924)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis bisulcata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxycatantops spissus (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paratettix scaber (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Parga cyanoptera (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Pentacentrodes tenellus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Phaneroptera magna (Ragge, 1956)Info
Phaneroptera nana (Fieber, 1853)Mediterranean katydidInfo
Phaneroptera sparsa (Stål, 1857)Arabian Sickle Bush-cricketInfo
Phymateus cinctus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Pnorisa squalus (Stål, 1861)Info
Pseudogmothela foveolata (Roy, 1965)Info
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pteronemobius aethiops (Saussure, 1877)Info
Pteronemobius hargreavesi (Chopard, 1938)Info
Pteronemobius maculosus (Saussure, 1899)Info
Pteronemobius minutus (Bolivar, 1910)Info
Pyrgomorpha conica (Olivier, 1791)Common Stick GrasshopperInfo
Pyrgomorpha dispar -> Pyrgomorpha vignaudii vignaudiiInfo
Pyrgomorpha granosa cyrenaicae (Kevan & Hsiung, 1988)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudi (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudi vignaudi (Guérin-méneville, 1849)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ruspolia differens (Serville, 1838)Info
Ruspolia flavovirens (Karny, 1907)Info
Rutidoderes squarrosus (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scapsipedus marginatus (Afzelius & Brannius, 1804)Info
Scapsipedus obscuripennis (Chopard, 1938)Info
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Sherifuria haningtoni (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Spathosternum pygmaeum (Karsch, 1893)Info
Stauroderus scalaris scalaris (Fischer Von Waldheim, 1846)Large Mountain GrasshopperInfo
Stenohippus aequus (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Stenohippus xanthus (Karny, 1907)Info
Stilbogryllus argyropterus (Rochebrune, 1934)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Teleogryllus commodus (Walker, 1869)Black field cricketInfo
Teleogryllus posticus (Walker, 1869)Info
Teleogryllus xanthoneurus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Thyridorhoptrum senegalense (Krauss, 1877)Info
Trigonidium cicindeloides (Rambur, 1838)Common TrigInfo
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Trilophidia repleta (Walker, 1870)Info
Tylopsis irregularis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Velarifictorus similis (Chopard, 1938)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xya crassicornis (Chopard, 1920)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zacompsa festa (Karsch, 1893)Info
Zonocerus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zonocerus variegatus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
130 Species in Orthoptera for Gambia 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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