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Distribution path and Subregions of Micronesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Micronesia
Subregions: Caroline Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Northern Mariana Islands
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Micronesia
Class
Micronesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 231 families, 1150 genera, 2793 species
Tree
Subclass
Micronesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 230 families, 1148 genera, 2791 species
Tree
Infraclass
Micronesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 226 families, 1133 genera, 2753 species
Tree
Superorder
Micronesia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 22 families, 52 genera, 79 species
Tree
Order
Micronesia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 7 families, 23 genera, 32 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
Micronesia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     2 families, 8 genera, 10 species
Site
Suborder
Micronesia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     5 families, 15 genera, 22 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Micronesia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 7 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 1 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 1 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 1 SpeciesCamel crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 3 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 16 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
7 Families with 32 Species in Micronesia


Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Micronesia
Aiolopus thalassinus tamulus (Fabricius, 1798)Info
Caroliniella aenescens (Blair, 1940)Info
Carolinotettix montana (Willemse, 1951)Info
Carolinotettix palauensis (Kevan & Vickery, 1997)Info
Conocephalus redtenbacheri -> Neoconocephalus redtenbacheriRedtenbacher´s meadow katydidInfo
Conocephalus semivittatus (Walker, 1869)Blackish Meadow KatydidInfo
Conocephalus semivittatus vittatus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Conocephalus upoluensis (Karny, 1907)Upolu meadow katydidInfo
Euconocephalus pallidus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Gryllacris appendiculata -> Gryllacris obscura obscuraInfo
Gryllacris modestipennis (Karny, 1935)Info
Hexacentrus mundus (Walker, 1869)Info
Hexacentrus mundus mundus (Walker, 1869)Info
Hydrotetrix carolinensis (Kevan & Vickery, 1997)Info
Isopsera yapensis (Vickery & Kevan, 1999)Info
Kevanophisis ponapensis (Kevan, 1992)Info
Leptopternis vosseleri (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Macroxiphus globiceratus (Vickery & Kevan, 1999)Info
Melaneremus kosraensis (Vickery & Kevan, 1999)Info
Ocica ponapensis (Stanford English & Kevan, 1999)Info
Oedaleus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Phaneroptera brevis (Serville, 1838)Info
Phaneroptera furcifera (Stål, 1861)Philippine katydidInfo
Phisis tolensis (Kevan, 1992)Info
Phisis willemsei (Kevan, 1987)Info
Polionemobius taprobanensis (Walker, 1869)Info
Rhaphidophora ponapensis (Vickery & Kevan, 1999)Info
Spizaphilus kirbyi (Griffini, 1912)Info
Stenocatantops splendens (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Valanga gilbertensis (Willemse, 1970)Info
Valanga nigricornis ornata (Ramme, 1941)Info
32 Species in Orthoptera for Micronesia listed
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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