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Distribution path and Subregions of Mauritius (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Indian Ocean islands - Mauritius
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Mauritius
Class
Mauritius
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 183 families, 962 genera, 1781 species
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Subclass
Mauritius
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 182 families, 961 genera, 1780 species
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Infraclass
Mauritius
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 178 families, 944 genera, 1750 species
Tree
Superorder
Mauritius
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 17 families, 57 genera, 79 species
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Order
Mauritius
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 8 families, 32 genera, 44 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
Mauritius
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     3 families, 11 genera, 13 species
Site
Suborder
Mauritius
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     5 families, 21 genera, 31 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Mauritius
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 8 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 5 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 10 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 1 SpeciesScaly crickets
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 2 Species
Pyrgacrididae (Kevan, 1974) - 1 Species
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 4 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 13 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
8 Families with 44 Species in Mauritius


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Mauritius
Species with ANext  
Abelona michaelisi (Griffini, 1908)Info
Anaxipha desjardinsii (Serville, 1838)Info
Aphiocephalus limbatus (Hustache, 1924)Info
Arantia dentata (Saussure, 1899)Info
Arantia mauritiana (Saussure, 1899)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachyphisis nattecantor (Hugel, 2010)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Conocephalus conocephalus (Linnaeus, 1767)Pygmy Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus iris (Serville, 1838)Info
Creolandreva brachyptera (Hugel, 2009)Info
Creolandreva cocottensis (Hugel, 2009)Info
Creolandreva crepitans (Hugel, 2009)Info
Creolandreva pollexensis (Hugel, 2009)Info
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Eurymorphopus dubius (Günther, 1974)Info
Euscyrtus bivittatus (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Euscyrtus bivittatus bivittatus (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Eyprepocnemis smaragdipes (Bruner, 1910)Info
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Gialaia strasbergi (Hugel, 2014)Info
Glomeremus paraorchidophilus (Hugel & Al., 2010)Info
Glomeremus shelfordi (Griffini, 1909)Info
Glomeremus tikasignatus (Hugel & Al., 2010)Info
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Heteropternis pudica (Serville, 1838)Info
Hildegardia mauritiicola (Günther, 1974)Info
Hildegardia mauritiivaga (Günther, 1974)Info
Homorocoryphus nitidulus -> Ruspolia nitidulaInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Meruana liriomyzae (Boucek, 1988)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Natula longipennis -> Anaxipha longipennisInfo
Nepheliphila raptor (Hugel, 2010)Info
Niphetogryllacris mauritiana (Griffini, 1909)Info
Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomelus ancestrus (Hugel, 2014)Round Island GrasshopperInfo
Oecanthus brevicauda (Saussure, 1878)Info
Ornebius xanthopterus (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
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Paradecolya briseferi (Hugel, 2010)Info
Paradecolya expectata (Hugel, 2010)Info
Paratettix scaber (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pyrgacris relictus (Descamps, 1968)Info
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Rodriguesiophisis spinifera (Butler, 1876)Info
Ruspolia differens (Serville, 1838)Info
Ruspolia nitidula (Scopoli, 1786)Large Cone-headInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Taciturna baiderae (Hugel, 2014)Info
Trigonidium cicindeloides (Rambur, 1838)Common TrigInfo
Species with XBack  Top
Xiphidiopsis lita (Hebard, 1922)Info
44 Species in Orthoptera for Mauritius 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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