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Distribution path and Subregions of Kenya (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Kenya
Subregions: Nairobi
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Kenya
Class
Kenya
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 431 families, 4959 genera, 16872 species
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Subclass
Kenya
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 427 families, 4950 genera, 16860 species
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Infraclass
Kenya
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 411 families, 4881 genera, 16641 species
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Superorder
Kenya
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 49 families, 393 genera, 983 species
Tree
Order
Kenya
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 13 families, 205 genera, 460 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
Kenya
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     7 families, 126 genera, 317 species
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Suborder
Kenya
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     6 families, 79 genera, 143 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Kenya
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 241 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 3 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 47 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 2 SpeciesMole crickets
Lentulidae (Dirsh, 1956) - 6 SpeciesLentulid Grasshoppers
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 2 SpeciesScaly crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 2 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 5 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 44 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 6 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 84 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 15 Species
13 Families with 460 Species in Kenya


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Kenya
Species with ANext  
Abisares depressus (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Abisares viridipennis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Abisares viridipennis viridipennis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Abmisha coiblemmoides (Gorochov, 2001)Info
Abmisha illex (Otte, 1987)Info
Acanthacris deckeni (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Garden LocustInfo
Acanthogryllus brunneri (Selys-longchamps, 1868)Info
Acanthoscirtes bilineatus (Chopard, 1954)Info
Acanthoscirtes kevani (Chopard, 1954)Info
Acauloplax exigua (Karsch, 1891)Info
Acheta svatoshi (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Acorypha glaucopsis (Walker, 1870)Info
Acorypha johnstoni (Kirby, 1902)Info
Acorypha johnstoni johnstoni (Kirby, W.f., 1902)Info
Acorypha nigrovariegata (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Acorypha nigrovariegata tibialis (Kirby, W.f., 1902)Info
Acorypha ornatipes (Uvarov, 1950)Info
Acorypha pallidicornis (Stål, 1876)Info
Acorypha pallidicornis ajuran (Kevan, D.k.m., 1967)Info
Acorypha pulla (Uvarov, 1950)Info
Acorypha pulla pulla (Uvarov, 1950)Info
Acorypha pulla rendille (Kevan, D.k.m., 1967)Info
Acorypha saddiensis (Kevan, 1967)Info
Acorypha v-plagiata (Bruner, 1910)Info
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida crassicollis (Chopard, 1921)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acrotylus deustus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrotylus ndoloi (Kevan, 1956)Info
Acrotylus patruelis (Herrich-schaffer, 1838)Slender Digging GrasshopperInfo
Acrotylus trifasciatus (Kevan, 1961)Info
Acrotylus trifasciatus roseus (Kevan, D.k.m., 1961)Info
Acrotylus trifasciatus trifasciatus (Kevan, D.k.m., 1961)Info
Aerotegmina taitensis (Hemp, 2013)Info
Afroneanias scheffleri (Griffini, 1908)Info
Afrotruljalia grisea (Chopard, 1932)Info
Afrotruljalia kevani (Gorochov, 2005)Info
Afrotruljalia tshetyrkinae (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Afroxyrrhepes brevifurca (Uvarov, 1943)Info
Afroxyrrhepes procera (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Aiolopus longicornis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Aiolopus strepens (Latreille, 1804)Broad Green-winged GrasshopperInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Allotriusia luteipennis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Altiusambilla keniensis (Hemp, 2007)Info
Amytta abbreviata (Beier, 1967)Info
Anablepia brevis (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Anablepia rufescens (Kirby, 1902)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon arabafrum (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)Info
Anacridium moestum (Serville, 1838)Tree LocustInfo
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Anonconotus alpinus -> Anonconotus ghilianiInfo
Anonconotus ghiliani (Camerano, 1878)Info
Arachnocephalus kevani (Chopard, 1954)Info
Arachnocephalus rufoniger (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Aresceutica vansomereni (Kevan, 1956)Info
Aulacobothrus dorsatus (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bicolorana roeselii roeselii (Hagenbach, 1822)Info
Brachycatantops emalicus (Kevan, 1950)Info
Brachycatantops emalicus emalicus (Kevan, D.k.m., 1950)Info
Brachycatantops emalicus robustus (Kevan, D.k.m., 1955)Info
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Bradyopisthius dentatus (Weidner, 1941)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Callogryllus olohius (Otte, 1987)Info
Callogryllus parvus (Chopard, 1932)Info
Cardeniopsis nigropunctata (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri somali (Schulthess Schindler, 1894)Info
Catantops axillaris -> Diabolocatantops axillaris axillarisInfo
Catantops melanostictus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Catantops momboensis (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Catantops momboensis centralis (Jago, 1984)Info
Catantops momboensis momboensis (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Cerechta bouvieri (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Cerechta brachypterus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Chloebora turkanae (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Chloebora turkanae massaica (Kevan, D.k.m., 1955)Info
Chloebora turkanae turkanae (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Chondracris rosea (De Geer, 1773)Info
Chromomastax tanaensis (Kevan, 1954)Info
Chromothericles decoloratus (Descamps, 1977)Info
Chromothericles emaliensis (Descamps, 1977)Info
Chromothericles kanga (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Chromothericles keniensis (Hemp, 2009)Info
Chromothericles ngongensis (Hemp, 2009)Info
Chrotogonus hemipterus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus somalicus (Kevan, D.k.m., 1959)Info
Chrotogonus tuberculatus (Kevan, 1959)Info
Clonia kenyana (Uvarov, 1942)Info
Comacris semicarinatus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Conocephalus conocephalus (Linnaeus, 1767)Pygmy Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus maculatus (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Conocephalus meruense (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Coryphosima centralis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Crucinotacris cruciata (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Cryncus alternatus (Otte, 1985)Info
Cryncus impiger (Otte, 1985)Info
Cryncus matuga (Otte, 1985)Info
Cryncus sagalus (Otte, 1985)Info
Cymatomera paradoxa (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Cymatomerella excisa (Kevan, 1954)Info
Cymatomerella muta (Beier, 1954)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyleurotettix infaustus (Walker, 1871)Info
Decticus verrucivorus verrucivorus (Linnaeus, 1758)Wart-biterInfo
Diabolocatantops axillaris axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Diogena denticulata (Chopard, 1954)Info
Dnopherula cruciata -> Crucinotacris cruciataInfo
Dnopherula duduvillei (Schmidt, 2006)Info
Dnopherula obliquifrons (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Ducetia punctipennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Ducetia reticulosa (Karsch, F., 1889)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ectomoptera nepicauda (Ragge, 1980)Info
Enyaliopsis carolinus (Sjöstedt, 1913)Info
Epacrocatantops curvicercus (Miller, 1929)Info
Eucoptacra gowdeyi (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Eugaster loricatus -> Eugasteroides loricatusInfo
Eugasteroides loricatus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Eugasteroides loricatus loricatus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Eugasteroides loricatus speciosus (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Eugasteroides loricatus weidneri (Schmidt, G.h., 1998)Info
Eulioptera montana (Ragge, 1980)Info
Eupropacris cylindricollis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Eupropacris vana (Karsch, 1896)Info
Eurycorypha diminuta (Chopard, 1938)Info
Eurycorypha kevani (Chopard, 1954)Info
Eurycorypha punctipennis (Chopard, 1938)Info
Eurycorypha simillima (Chopard, 1954)Info
Euryphymus bipunctatus -> Phymeurus granulatusInfo
Eyprepocnemis keniensis (Johnston, 1937)Info
Eyprepocnemis montigena (Johnston, 1937)Info
Eyprepocnemis montigena montigena (Johnston, H.b., 1937)Info
Eyprepocnemis montigena samburu (Kevan, D.k.m., 1967)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
Eyprepocnemis plorans ibandana (Giglio-tos, 1907)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fulvoscirtes fulvotaitensis (Hemp, 2012)Info
Fulvoscirtes laticercus (Hemp, 2012)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus acutangulus (Stål, 1873)Info
Gastrimargus acutangulus flavipes (Johnston, H.b., 1937)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus (Walker, 1871)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus vitripennis (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gonatoxia maculata (Karsch, 1889)Info
Grylloderes arambourgi (Chopard, 1938)Info
Grylloderes ovum (Gorochov, 1988)Info
Gryllotalpa africana (Beauvois, 1805)African Mole CricketInfo
Gryllotalpa africana africana (Beauvois, 1805)African mole cricketInfo
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Gryllus chappuisi (Chopard, 1938)Info
Gymnobothroides keniensis (Johnston, 1937)Info
Gymnobothroides pullus (Karny, 1917)Info
Gymnobothroides pullus montanus (Kevan, D.k.m., 1950)Info
Gymnobothrus cruciatus (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus gracilis (Ramme, 1931)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus meruensis (Sjöstedt, 1929)Info
Gymnobothrus rimulatus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus variegatus (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Gymnogryllus amani (Otte, Toms & Cade, 1988)Info
Gymnoproctus sculpturatus (Schmidt, 1990)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadrolecocatantops kilimandjaricus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Hemitruljalia rufula (Gorochov, 2005)Info
Hemitruljalia viridula (Gorochov, 2005)Info
Heteracris brevipennis (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Heteracris brevipennis brevipennis (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Heteracris brevipennis laticercus (Uvarov & Somersen, 1941)Info
Heteracris brevipennis nyambeniensis (Grunshaw, 1991)Info
Heteracris coerulescens (Stål, 1876)Info
Heteropternis couloniana (Saussure, 1884)Info
Heteropternis pudica (Serville, 1838)Info
Heteropternis pugnax (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Homoeogryllus xanthographus (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Homorocoryphus exiguus -> Ruspolia exiguaInfo
Homorocoryphus nitidulus -> Ruspolia nitidulaInfo
Horatosphaga diminuta (Chopard, 1954)Info
Horatosphaga elgonis (Chopard, 1938)Info
Horatosphaga gracilis (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Horatosphaga heteromorpha (Karsch, 1889)Info
Horatosphaga kilimandjarica (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Horatosphaga leggei (Kirby, 1909)Info
Horatosphaga longipes (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Horatosphaga meruensis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Horatosphaga regularis (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Horatosphaga ruspolii (Schulthess Schindler, 1898)Info
Horatosphaga sabuk (Hemp, 2006)Info
Horatosphaga tenera (Hemp, 2007)Info
Horatosphaga vicina (Chopard, 1954)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ischnansis curvicerca (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Isophya kraussii (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Krauss´s Plump Bush-cricketInfo
Ixalidium bicoloripes (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Ixalidium haematoscelis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jasomenia sansibara (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kassongia rufogeniculata (Grunshaw, 1986)Info
Kevaniella bipunctata (Chopard, 1954)Info
Kinangopa jeanneli (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Kraussaria deckeni -> Acanthacris deckeniInfo
Kwalea luteovittata (Descamps, 1973)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamecosoma inermis (Ragge, 1961)Info
Leptacris monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leptacris monteiroi monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leva astipta (Jago, 1996)Info
Leva magna (Jago, 1996)Info
Lobopoma ambages (Karsch, 1896)Info
Lobopoma robertsoni (Popov & Fishpool, 1992)Info
Lobosceliana gilgilensis (Bolivar, 1915)Info
Lophothericles alfa (Kevan, 1954)Info
Lophothericles carinifrons (Karsch, 1889)Info
Lophothericles crassipes (Descamps, 1977)Info
Lophothericles dogodea (Kevan, 1954)Info
Lophothericles turkanae (Descamps, 1977)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Machaeridia conspersa (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Madiga verrucifera -> Spalacomimus verruciferusInfo
Marsabitacris citronota (Kevan, 1957)Info
Maura hecate -> Maura luridaInfo
Maura lurida (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Mecostibus sellatus (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Melanoscirtes taitensis (Hemp, 2010)Info
Melidia kenyensis (Chopard, 1954)Info
Melinohippus boranae (Jago, 1996)Info
Melinohippus boranae occidentalis (Jago, 1996)Info
Melinohippus robustus (Jago, 1996)Info
Melinohippus robustus kulai (Jago, 1996)Info
Melinohippus robustus robustus (Jago, 1996)Info
Merehana gharrei (Kevan, 1957)Info
Meruana liriomyzae (Boucek, 1988)Info
Meruana sakuensis (Kevan, 1966)Info
Meruana usambarica (Karsch, 1896)Info
Meruterrana elegans (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Mesopsis laticornis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Metrioptera roeselii -> Bicolorana roeselii roeseliiSite
Minihippus darwini (Jago, 1996)Info
Minihippus kikuyu (Jago, 1996)Info
Minihippus microphallus (Jago, 1996)Info
Minihippus reductus (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Modicogryllus alluaudi (Chopard, 1932)Info
Modicogryllus dewhursti (Otte & Cade, 1984)Info
Modicogryllus elgonensis (Chopard, 1938)Info
Modicogryllus jagoi (Otte & Cade, 1984)Info
Modicogryllus kenyensis (Otte & Cade, 1984)Info
Modicogryllus mombasae (Otte & Cade, 1984)Info
Modicogryllus parilis (Otte & Cade, 1984)Info
Modicogryllus rotundipennis (Chopard, 1938)Info
Mombasina rufulus (Chopard, 1932)Info
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoleva bufoides (Jago, 1996)Info
Neoleva kevani (Jago, 1996)Info
Neoleva robertsoni (Jago, 1996)Info
Niphetogryllacris submutica submutica (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1888)Info
Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrilidia gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis nyuki (Sjöstedt, 1909)Info
Ochrilidia harterti (Bolivar, 1913)Info
Ochrilidia harterti salfiana -> Ochrilidia surcoufiInfo
Ochrilidia surcoufi (Chopard, 1937)Info
Odontomelus auk (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus brachypterus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Odontomelus chyulu (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus ixyonotus (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus orophoides (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus orophoides orophoides (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus orophoides williamsi (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus pallidus (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Odontomelus parabinervis (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus phloiodes (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus phloiodes binervis (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus phloiodes phloiodes (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus rudolfi (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus scalatus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Odontomelus spodiopsis (Jago, 1995)Info
Oecanthodes anomala (Toms & D. Otte, 1988)Info
Oecanthus similis (Chopard, 1932)Info
Oedaleus flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Oedaleus flavus somaliensis (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Oedaleus instillatus (Burr, 1900)Info
Oedaleus nigeriensis (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Omogryllus jeanneli (Chopard, 1938)Info
Oraistes luridus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ornithacris cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris cyanea cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Orthochtha brachycnemis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Orthochtha brachycnemis brachycnemis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dimorpha (Miller, 1929)Info
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxyaeida poultoni (Ramme, 1929)Info
Oxyecous apertus (Ragge, 1956)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachycatantops crassipes (Ramme, 1929)Info
Paracinema luculenta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Paracoptacra cauta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Paragryllodes kenyanus (Kaltenbach, 1982)Info
Paraprocticus pendulus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Parasphena albini -> Pyrgomorphella albiniInfo
Parasphena campestris (Rehn, 1942)Info
Parasphena cheranganica (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Parasphena chyuluensis (Kevan, 1948)Info
Parasphena elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Parasphena kaburu (Kevan, 1948)Info
Parasphena keniensis (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Parasphena keniensis keniensis (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Parasphena keniensis rehni (Kevan, D.k.m., 1956)Info
Parasphena kinangopa (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Parasphena kulalensis (Kevan, 1956)Info
Parasphena mauensis (Kevan, 1948)Info
Parasphena mauensis kamasiensis (Kevan, D.k.m., 1948)Info
Parasphena mauensis mauensis (Kevan, D.k.m., 1948)Info
Parasphena nairobiensis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Parasphena naivashensis (Kevan, 1948)Info
Parasphena ngongensis (Kevan, 1948)Info
Parasphena teitensis (Kevan, 1948)Info
Paratettix scaber (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Parathericles elephantulus (Burr, 1899)Info
Parepistaurus deses (Karsch, 1896)Info
Parepistaurus deses vansomereni (Kevan, D.k.m., 1955)Info
Parepistaurus felix (Kevan, 1955)Info
Parepistaurus nairobii (Green, 1998)Info
Parepistaurus pseudofelix (Green, 1998)Info
Parepistaurus vansomereni -> Parepistaurus deses vansomereniInfo
Parga cyanoptera (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Parga musanae (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Paurothericles marsabitica (Kevan, 1954)Info
Peronura clavigera (Karsch, 1889)Info
Peronura hildebrandtiana (Karsch, 1889)Info
Pezocatantops impotens (Johnston, 1937)Info
Pezocatantops kinangopi (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Pezocatantops lobipennis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Pezocatantops ngongi (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Phaeocatantops concolor (Karny, 1917)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops tibialis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Phaeophilacris abyssinica (Saussure, 1878)Info
Phaeophilacris bimaculata (Chopard, 1935)Info
Phaeophilacris harzi (Kaltenbach, 1983)Info
Phaeophilacris spectrum (Saussure, 1878)Info
Phaeophilacris troglophila (Kaltenbach, 1983)Info
Phaneroptera acaciae (Chopard, 1954)Info
Phaneroptera nana (Fieber, 1853)Mediterranean katydidInfo
Phlesirtes latifrons (Chopard, 1954)Info
Phlesirtes merumontanus (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Phloeochopardia abbreviata (Chopard, 1921)Info
Phloeonotus humilis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phlugidia africana (Kevan, 1993)Info
Phryganomelus romi (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Phymateus asiaticus -> Phymateus viridipes viridipesInfo
Phymateus karschi (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Phymateus purpurascens rufovenosis -> Phyteumas purpurascens rufovenosisInfo
Phymateus viridipes (Stål, 1873)Info
Phymateus viridipes viridipes (Stål, 1873)Green Milkweed LocustInfo
Phymeurus bigranosus (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Phymeurus granulatus (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Phyteumas purpurascens (Karsch, 1896)Info
Phyteumas purpurascens purpurascens (Karsch, 1896)Info
Phyteumas purpurascens rufovenosis (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Plagiotriptus discolor (Hemp, 2011)Info
Plagiotriptus hippiscus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Plangiodes carinatus (Chopard, 1954)Info
Platycleis tessellata -> Tessellana tessellata tessellataInfo
Pnorisa emalica (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Pnorisa montium -> Pnorisa squalusInfo
Pnorisa squalus (Stål, 1861)Info
Podogryllus chyulu (Otte, 1983)Info
Podogryllus latipennis (Chopard, 1954)Info
Podogryllus unicolor (Chopard, 1954)Info
Poecilogramma striatifemur (Karsch, 1887)Info
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pteronemobius chopardi (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Pycnodictya galinieri (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Pycnodictya zinae (Uvarov, 1949)Info
Pyrgomorphella albini (Chopard, 1921)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rastafaria amplificata (Johnston, 1937)Info
Rastafaria amplificata amplificata (Johnston, H.b., 1937)Info
Rhacocleis graeca (Uvarov, 1942)Info
Rhacocleis thyrrhenica (La Greca, 1952)Info
Rhainopomma montanum (Kevan, 1950)Info
Rhaphotittha levis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Rhaphotittha meruensis -> Rhaphotittha levisInfo
Rhaphotittha subtilis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ritchiella sanguinea (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Roduniella insipida (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ruspolia differens (Serville, 1838)Info
Ruspolia exigua (Bolivar, 1922)Info
Ruspolia nitidula (Scopoli, 1786)Large Cone-headInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sauracris striolata (Ramme, 1929)Info
Scapsipedus nigriceps (Chopard, 1954)Info
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Seyidotettix swahili (Rehn, 1939)Info
Spalacomimus verruciferus (Karsch, 1887)Info
Sphingonotus azurescens (Rambur, 1838)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus turkanae (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Sphodromerus platynotus (Kevan, 1967)Info
Sphodromerus reducta (Kevan, 1967)Info
Stenohippus maculifemur (Jago, 1996)Info
Stenohippus trochilus (Jago, 1996)Info
Stenohippus xanthus (Karny, 1907)Info
Stenoscepa grandis (Kevan, 1956)Info
Stenoscepa maxima (Kevan, 1948)Info
Stenoschmidtia browni (Descamps, 1964)Info
Stictogryllacris pallidus (Chopard, 1954)Info
Sudanacris degodea (Kevan, 1966)Info
Sudanacris schoutedeni (Dirsh, 1954)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taphronota calliparea -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota calliparea calliparea (Schaum, 1853)Info
Taphronota calliparea dimidiata -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota grandis (Kevan, 1975)Info
Taramassus cunctator (Karsch, 1900)Info
Taramassus cunctator flabellatus (Ramme, 1931)Info
Taramassus phyllocerus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Taramassus zavattarii (Salfi, 1939)Info
Teleogryllus commodus (Walker, 1869)Black field cricketInfo
Teleogryllus marabu (Otte & Cade, 1983)Info
Teleogryllus pulchriceps (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Teleogryllus xanthoneuroides (Chopard, 1932)Info
Terpnistrioides tuberculata (Chopard, 1954)Info
Tessellana tessellata tessellata (Charpentier, 1825)Brown-spotted Bush-cricketInfo
Thericles degodea (Kevan, 1954)Info
Trachytettix bufo (Costa, 1864)Info
Trachytettix bufo babaulti (Chopard, 1921)Info
Trichocatantops villosus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Tropidiopsis alluaudi (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Tropidonotacris carinata (Chopard, 1954)Info
Truxalis annulata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Truxalis bolivari (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Truxalis burtti (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Tunstallops xanthofemur (Jago, 1984)Info
Turanogryllus kitale (Otte, 1987)Info
Turanogryllus mau (Otte, 1987)Info
Tylopsis dispar (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Tylopsis fissa (Ragge, 1964)Info
Tylopsis gracilis (Chopard, 1954)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uganda darlingtonae (Ritchie, 1992)Info
Usambilla emaliensis (Jago, 1981)Info
Usambilla turgidicrus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Usambilla turgidicrus turgidicrus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Velarifictorus matuga (Otte & Cade, 1983)Info
Velarifictorus shimba (Otte & Cade, 1983)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xiphoceriana atrox (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zabalius ophthalmicus (Walker, 1869)Info
Zeuneria melanopeza (Karsch, 1889)Info
Zonocerus elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Zonocerus elegans elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Elegant GrasshopperInfo
460 Species in Orthoptera for Kenya 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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