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Distribution path and Subregions of Malawi (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Malawi
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Malawi
Class
Malawi
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 271 families, 2614 genera, 6816 species
Tree
Subclass
Malawi
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 270 families, 2612 genera, 6814 species
Tree
Infraclass
Malawi
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 256 families, 2537 genera, 6621 species
Tree
Superorder
Malawi
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 25 families, 148 genera, 267 species
Tree
Order
Malawi
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 10 families, 65 genera, 107 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
Malawi
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     7 families, 48 genera, 74 species
Site
Suborder
Malawi
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     3 families, 17 genera, 33 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Malawi
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 46 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 4 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 15 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Lentulidae (Dirsh, 1956) - 3 SpeciesLentulid Grasshoppers
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 1 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 11 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 1 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 16 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 8 Species
10 Families with 107 Species in Malawi


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Malawi
Species with ANext  
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acorypha laticosta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Acorypha mossambica (Brancsik, 1893)Info
Acorypha nigrovariegata (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Acorypha nigrovariegata nigrovariegata (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Acorypha nigrovariegata tibialis (Kirby, W.f., 1902)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrotylus johnstoni (Kirby, 1902)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon arabafrum (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)Info
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Anarytropteris fallax (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Anoedopoda lamellata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Arantia fasciata (Walker, 1869)Info
Arantia gabunensis (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1891)Info
Arantia spinulosa -> Arantia fasciataInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caenoschmidtia vittata (Descamps, 1973)Info
Cardeniopsis putidus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Cardenius ineptus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Cardenius lucrosus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Cataloipus roseipennis (Uvarov, 1921)Info
Chokwea malawii (Jago, 1983)Info
Chrotogonus hemipterus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Clonia zernyi (Kaltenbach, 1971)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Damaracheta kasungu (Otte, 1987)Info
Damaracheta mlozi (Otte, 1987)Info
Damaracheta zomba (Otte, 1987)Info
Dasyleurotettix infaustus (Walker, 1871)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Dioncomena bulla (Ragge, 1980)Info
Dnopherula callosa (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enyaliopsis ilala (Glenn, 1991)Info
Enyaliopsis mulanje (Glenn, 1991)Info
Enyaliopsis nyala (Glenn, 1991)Info
Enyaliopsis nyasa (Glenn, 1991)Info
Enyaliopsis nyika (Glenn, 1991)Info
Enyaliopsis viphya (Glenn, 1991)Info
Eucoptacra exigua (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Eulioptera bilobata (Ragge, 1980)Info
Eupropacris cylindricollis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Eupropacris sulcifer (Karny, 1907)Info
Euschmidtia appendiculata (Descamps, 1964)Info
Euschmidtia nyassae (Descamps, 1964)Info
Exopropacris decipiens (Karsch, 1900)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Faureia milanjica (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glyphoclonus miripennis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Gryllus mzimba (Otte, 1987)Info
Gryllus nyasa (Otte & Cade, 1984)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteropternis couloniana (Saussure, 1884)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kassongia subfuscata (Grunshaw, 1986)Info
Kibariania rubroornata (Descamps, 1977)Info
Kraussaria prasina (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labidioloryma strictoforceps (Grunshaw, 1986)Info
Lobosceliana cinerascens (Stål, 1873)Info
Lophothericles carinatus (Descamps, 1977)Info
Lophothericles forceps (Descamps, 1977)Info
Lophothericles malawi (Descamps, 1977)Info
Lophothericles malosae (Descamps, 1977)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Malawia leei (Dirsh, 1968)Info
Mastachopardia whellani (Descamps, 1973)Info
Maura bolivari (Kirby, 1902)Info
Maura bolivari bolivari (Kirby, W.f., 1902)Info
Mecostibus nyassae (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Modicogryllus mulanje (Otte, 1987)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neogryllopsis zomba (Otte, 1983)Info
Niphetogryllacris neglecta (Karny, 1937)Info
Nyassacris uvarovi (Ramme, 1929)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomelus nyika (Jago, 1995)Info
Oraistes luridus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Orthochtha coeruleipes (Popov & Fishpool, 1992)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha tunstalli (Popov & Fishpool, 1992)Info
Orthochtha tunstalli brachyptera (Popov, G.b. & Fishpool, 1992)Info
Oxycatantops adustus (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Parepistaurus crassicercus (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Parga achromoptera (Karsch, 1896)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops solitarius (Karsch, 1900)Info
Phymateus aegrotus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phymateus karschi (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Phymateus viridipes (Stål, 1873)Info
Phymateus viridipes viridipes (Stål, 1873)Green Milkweed LocustInfo
Plagiotriptus leei (Descamps, 1977)Info
Plagiotriptus pinivorus (Descamps, 1977)Info
Pseudolebinthus whellani (Robillard, 2006)Info
Pseudoschulthessiella whellani (Descamps, 1977)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Stictogryllacris fulleborni (Griffini, 1908)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trichocatantops villosus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Tylopsis punctulata -> Tylopsis rubrescensInfo
Tylopsis rubrescens (Kirby, 1900)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Velarifictorus dedzai (Otte, 1987)Info
Velarifictorus kasungu (Otte, 1987)Info
Velarifictorus lengwe (Otte, 1987)Info
Velarifictorus nyasa (Otte, 1987)Info
Velarifictorus viphius (Otte, 1987)Info
Viphyus livingstonei (Otte, 1988)Info
Viphyus victorinoxi (Otte, 1988)Info
Vitticatantops maculatus (Karny, 1907)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zonocerus elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Zonocerus elegans elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Elegant GrasshopperInfo
107 Species in Orthoptera for Malawi 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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