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Distribution path and Subregions of Mauritania (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Mauritania
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Mauritania
Class
Mauritania
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 112 families, 544 genera, 1072 species
Tree
Subclass
Mauritania
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 111 families, 543 genera, 1070 species
Tree
Infraclass
Mauritania
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 107 families, 532 genera, 1054 species
Tree
Superorder
Mauritania
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 17 families, 87 genera, 174 species
Tree
Order
Mauritania
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 7 families, 64 genera, 134 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
Mauritania
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     5 families, 60 genera, 127 species
Site
Suborder
Mauritania
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     2 families, 4 genera, 7 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Mauritania
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 104 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 9 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 6 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 3 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 10 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 1 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
7 Families with 134 Species in Mauritania


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Mauritania
Species with ANext  
Acorypha glaucopsis (Walker, 1870)Info
Acorypha picta (Krauss, 1877)Info
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acrotylus blondeli (Saussure, 1884)Info
Acrotylus fischeri (Azam, 1901)Info
Acrotylus incarnatus (Krauss, 1907)Info
Acrotylus insubricus -> Acrotylus fischeriCommon Digging GrasshopperSite
Acrotylus insubricus insubricus (Scopoli, 1786)Info
Acrotylus longipes -> Acrotylus meruensisYellow-winged Digging GrasshopperInfo
Acrotylus longipes longipes (Charpentier, 1845)Info
Acrotylus meruensis (Sjöstedt, 1932)Info
Acrotylus patruelis (Herrich-schaffer, 1838)Slender Digging GrasshopperInfo
Aiolopus simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus simulatrix simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Anamesacris zolotarevskyi (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Anamesacris zolotarevskyi elongata (Morales-agacino, 1949)Info
Anamesacris zolotarevskyi zolotarevskyi (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Brachytrupes membranaceus (Drury, 1770)Info
Brachytrupes membranaceus mauritanicus (Chopard, 1952)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cataloipus cymbiferus (Krauss, 1877)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Cryptocatantops haemorrhoidalis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dericorys lobata (Brullé, 1840)Canarian Crested GrasshopperInfo
Dericorys lobata bolivari (Krauss, 1892)Info
Dericorys murati (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Diabolocatantops axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Diabolocatantops axillaris axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Diogena fausta (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Duronia chloronota (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eucoptacra anguliflava (Karsch, 1893)Info
Eurysternacris brevipes (Chopard, 1947)Info
Eurysternacris zolotarewskyi (Chopard, 1947)Info
Eyprepocnemis noxia (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
Eyprepocnemis plorans ornatipes (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Glauia durieui (Bolivar, 1878)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harpezocatantops stylifer (Krauss, 1877)Info
Hemiacris sudanicus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Heteracris annulosa (Walker, 1870)Info
Heteracris harterti (Bolivar, 1913)Info
Heteracris leani (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Heteracris littoralis (Rambur, 1838)Mediterranean Splendid GrasshopperInfo
Hieroglyphus daganensis (Krauss, 1877)African rice grasshopperInfo
Hilethera aeolopoides (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Homoxyrrhepes punctipennis (Walker, 1870)Info
Hyalorrhipis calcarata (Vosseler, 1902)Info
Hyalorrhipis canescens (Saussure, 1888)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
Meruana liriomyzae (Boucek, 1988)Info
Mesopsis abbreviata (Beauvois, 1806)Info
Mesopsis laticornis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Modicogryllus uncinatus (Chopard, 1938)Info
Modicogryllus uncinatus mauritanicus (Chopard, 1952)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Notopleura ifniensis (Bolivar, 1936)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrilidia albrechti (Jago, 1977)Info
Ochrilidia filicornis filicornis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia geniculata (I. Bolivar, 1913)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia harterti (Bolivar, 1913)Info
Ochrilidia harterti harterti (Bolivar, 1913)Info
Ochrilidia pachypes (Chopard, 1950)Info
Ochrilidia tibialis (Fieber, 1853)African Match GrasshopperInfo
Oedaleus johnstoni (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Oedaleus nigeriensis (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Oedaleus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Oedipoda miniata mauritanica (Lucas, 1849)Info
Ornithacris cavroisi (Finot, 1924)Info
Orthacanthacris humilicrus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis bisulcata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pamphagulus uvarovi (Ramme, 1931)Info
Pamphagulus uvarovi uvarovi (Ramme, 1931)Info
Pamphagulus vicinus (Ramme, 1931)Info
Paracinema tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Tricolor GrasshopperInfo
Paracinema tricolor tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Vlei GrasshopperInfo
Paracinipe mauritanica (Bolivar, 1878)Info
Platypternodes savannae (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Pnorisa squalus (Stål, 1861)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius (Klug, 1832)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius hieroglyphicus (Klug, J.c.f., 1829)Info
Pyrgomorpha cognata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Pyrgomorpha cognata minima (Uvarov, 1943)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Scintharista notabilis (Walker, 1870)Info
Scintharista notabilis notabilis (Walker, 1870)Info
Scintharista zolotarevskyi (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Sciobia umbraculata -> Sciobia umbraculatusInfo
Sciobia umbraculatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Sphingonotus canariensis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus canariensis canariensis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus femoralis (Uvarov, 1933)Info
Sphingonotus octofasciatus (Serville, 1838)Info
Sphingonotus paradoxus (Bey-bienko, 1948)Info
Sphingonotus rubescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus rubescens rubescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi obscuripes (Chopard, 1949)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus vosseleri (Krauss, 1902)Info
Stenohippus mundus (Walker, 1871)Info
Stenohippus xanthus (Karny, 1907)Info
Sudanacris pallida (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tenuitarsus angustus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Trilophidia repleta (Walker, 1870)Info
Tropidopola nigerica (Uvarov, 1937)Info
Truxalis johnstoni (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Truxalis nasuta -> Truxalis viridifasciataInfo
Truxalis procera (Klug, 1830)Info
Truxalis viridifasciata (Krauss, 1902)Info
Tuarega insignis (Lucas, 1851)Info
Tylotropidius didymus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vosseleriana fonti (Bolivar, 1902)Info
Vosseleriana strepens (Uvarov, 1938)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xya royi (Günther, 1982)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zacompsa festa (Karsch, 1893)Info
Zonocerus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zonocerus variegatus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
134 Species in Orthoptera for Mauritania 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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