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Distribution path and Subregions of Iraq (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Iraq
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Iraq
Class
Iraq
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 187 families, 879 genera, 1680 species
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Subclass
Iraq
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 183 families, 874 genera, 1674 species
Tree
Infraclass
Iraq
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 178 families, 863 genera, 1661 species
Tree
Superorder
Iraq
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 20 families, 50 genera, 83 species
Tree
Order
Iraq
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 8 families, 32 genera, 51 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
Iraq
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     6 families, 17 genera, 29 species
Site
Suborder
Iraq
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     2 families, 15 genera, 22 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Iraq
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 20 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 2 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 10 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 4 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 1 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 12 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
8 Families with 51 Species in Iraq


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Iraq
Species with ANext  
Apholidoptera pietschmanni (Ebner, 1912)Info
Asiotridactylus fasciatus (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliptamus barbarus (Costa, 1836)Eurasian Pincer GrasshopperInfo
Calliptamus tenuicercis (Tarbinsky, 1930)Info
Chorthippus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815)Common Field GrasshopperSite
Chorthippus brunneus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815)Common Field GrasshopperInfo
Conocephalus concolor (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Conocephalus concolor buxtoni (Chopard, 1921)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dericorys albidula (Serville, 1838)Info
Dociostaurus tartarus (Stshelkanovtzev, 1921)Info
Duroniella laeviceps (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Duroniella volucris (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eremopeza gibbera (Stål, 1876)Info
Eremopeza gibbera angusta (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Eremopeza gibbera lata (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Eumodicogryllus bordigalensis -> Modicogryllus bordigalensisVerge CricketInfo
Eumodicogryllus bordigalensis bordigalensis (Latreille, 1804)Bordeaux CricketInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gryllodinus kerkennensis (Finot, 1893)Silver-bell cricketInfo
Gryllus amarensis (Chopard, 1921)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hedotettix alienus (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Heteracris buxtoni (Uvarov, 1921)Info
Heteracris littoralis (Rambur, 1838)Mediterranean Splendid GrasshopperInfo
Heteracris pterosticha (Fischer Von Waldheim, 1833)Info
Hilethera maculata (Karny, 1907)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Iranella eremiaphila (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Isophya hakkarica (Karabag, 1962)Info
Isophya iraca (Maran, 1977)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kurdia nesterovi (Uvarov, 1916)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mioscirtus wagneri (Eversmann, 1859)Info
Mioscirtus wagneri rogenhoferi (Saussure, 1888)Info
Modicogryllus bordigalensis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Modicogryllus bordigalensis bordigalensis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paranothrotes citimus (Mishchenko, 1951)Info
Platycleis intermedia (Serville, 1838)Info
Platycleis intermedia mesopotamica (Ramme, 1927)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Scotodrymadusa syriaca (Pictet, 1888)Info
Stenonemobius gracilis (Jakovlev, 1871)Dwarf CricketInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tartarogryllus tartarus (Saussure, 1874)Arable CricketInfo
Tartarogryllus tartarus obscurior (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Tenuitarsus angustus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Trigonocorypha angustata (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Tropidopola cylindrica -> Tropidopola longicornisCommon Cylindric GrasshopperInfo
Tropidopola cylindrica cylindrica (Marschall, 1836)Info
Tropidopola cylindrica obtusa (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Tropidopola longicornis (Fieber, 1853)Info
Truxalis mesopotamica (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Turanogryllus lateralis (Fieber, 1853)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uvarovistia iraka (Uvarov, 1934)Info
Uvarovistia zebra (Uvarov, 1916)Info
51 Species in Orthoptera for Iraq 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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