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Distribution path and Subregions of Liberia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Liberia
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Liberia
Class
Liberia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 162 families, 1025 genera, 2575 species
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Subclass
Liberia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 162 families, 1025 genera, 2575 species
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Infraclass
Liberia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 153 families, 964 genera, 2386 species
Tree
Superorder
Liberia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 16 families, 97 genera, 167 species
Tree
Order
Liberia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 7 families, 60 genera, 106 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
Liberia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     4 families, 51 genera, 95 species
Site
Suborder
Liberia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     3 families, 9 genera, 11 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Liberia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 73 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 1 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 1 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 17 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 4 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 9 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
7 Families with 106 Species in Liberia


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Liberia
Species with ANext  
Abisares viridipennis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Abisares viridipennis viridipennis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Garden LocustInfo
Acorypha karschi (Martínez Y Fernández-castillo, 1902)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acridoderes strenua (Walker, 1870)Info
Acrotylus blondeli (Saussure, 1884)Info
Afromecopoda monroviana (Karsch, 1886)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Anacatantops notatus -> Parapropacris notatusInfo
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Atractomorpha aberrans (Karsch, 1888)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis gerstaeckeri (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Atractomorpha occidentalis (Kevan & Chen, 1969)Info
Atractomorpha rufopunctata (Bolivar, 1894)Info
Atychogryllacris liberiana (Karny, 1935)Info
Aulacobothrus obscurus (Chopard, 1947)Info
Auloserpusia malasmanota (Jago, 1964)Info
Auloserpusia ochrobalia (Jago, 1964)Info
Austeniella cylindrica -> Caryanda cylindricaInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Badistica fascipes (Chopard, 1958)Info
Badistica lauta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Badistica margarita (Jago, 1966)Info
Badistica ornata (Bolivar, 1905)Info
Badistica simpsoni (Ramme, 1929)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caryanda cylindrica (Ramme, 1929)Info
Catantops spissus spissus -> Oxycatantops spissus spissusInfo
Catantops sylvestris (Jago, 1984)Info
Catoptropteryx naevia (Huxley, 1970)Info
Catoptropteryx occidentalis (Huxley, 1970)Info
Chirista compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chirista compta compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chloroxyrrhepes virescens (Stål, 1873)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Conocephalus magdalenae (Naskrecki, 2000)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa (Stoll, 1813)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyleurotettix curriei -> Dasyleurotettix infaustusInfo
Dasyleurotettix infaustus (Walker, 1871)Info
Diabolocatantops axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Diabolocatantops axillaris libericus (Uvarov, 1943)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eucoptacra anguliflava (Karsch, 1893)Info
Eucoptacra basidens (Chapman, 1960)Info
Eupropacris coeruleus (Drury, 1770)Info
Exopropacris mellita (Karsch, 1893)Info
Exopropacris modica (Karsch, 1893)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
Eyprepocnemis plorans ibandana (Giglio-tos, 1907)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus africanus (Saussure, 1889)Info
Gastrimargus africanus africanus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus (Walker, 1871)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus procerus (Gerstaecker, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteropternis couloniana (Saussure, 1884)Info
Heteropternis thoracica (Walker, 1870)Info
Holopercna gerstaeckerii (Bolivar, 1890)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
Machaeridia bilineata (Stål, 1873)Info
Madiga liberiana -> Spalacomimus liberianusInfo
Mastachopardia jagoi (Descamps, 1964)Info
Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Mitraria pontificalis -> Pseudomitraria pontificalisInfo
Mormotus rastricercus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomelus scalatus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Odontomelus scalatus scalatus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Odontomelus togoensis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Oligachaeta chabanaudi (Chopard, 1925)Info
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxycatantops spissus (Walker, 1870)Info
Oxycatantops spissus spissus (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracinema luculenta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Paracinema tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Tricolor GrasshopperInfo
Paracinema tricolor tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Vlei GrasshopperInfo
Parapropacris notatus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Plangiopsis schoutedeni (Griffini, 1908)Info
Pseudomitraria pontificalis (Rehn, 1904)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhytidacris tectifera (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Serpusia blanchardi (Bolivar, 1905)Info
Serpusia catamita (Karsch, 1893)Info
Serpusia inflata (Ramme, 1929)Info
Spalacomimus liberiana (La Baume, 1911)Info
Spalacomimus liberianus (La Baume, 1911)Info
Spathosternum pygmaeum (Karsch, 1893)Info
Stenocrobylus festivus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taphronota calliparea -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota calliparea calliparea (Schaum, 1853)Info
Taphronota calliparea dimidiata -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota ferruginea -> Taphronota mercetiInfo
Taphronota ferruginea ferruginea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Taphronota grandis (Kevan, 1975)Info
Taphronota merceti (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zonocerus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zonocerus variegatus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
106 Species in Orthoptera for Liberia 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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