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Distribution path and Subregions of Nearctic (More Checklists)
Path: Ecozones - Nearctic
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Nearctic
Class
Nearctic
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 708 families, 14439 genera, 107098 species
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Subclass
Nearctic
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 702 families, 14409 genera, 107043 species
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Infraclass
Nearctic
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 676 families, 14213 genera, 105773 species
Tree
Superorder
Nearctic
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 60 families, 464 genera, 2201 species
Tree
Order
Nearctic
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 19 families, 260 genera, 1299 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
Nearctic
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     6 families, 140 genera, 696 species
Site
Suborder
Nearctic
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     13 families, 120 genera, 603 species
Site
Suborder
Nearctic
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     0 species
Superfamily
Nearctic
    Blattacea (Sellards, 1904)
     0 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Nearctic
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 634 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anelcanidae (Carpenter, 1986) - 0 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 5 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 0 Species
Episactidae (Burr, 1899) - 0 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 13 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 0 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 79 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 9 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 0 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 21 SpeciesScaly crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 4 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 0 Species
Paleoblattidae (Scudder, 1879) - 0 Species
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 0 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 1 Species
Permoraphidiidae (Tillyard, 1932) - 0 Species
Phasmomimidae (Sharov, 1968) - 0 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 14 Species
Promastacidae (Kevan & Wighton, 1981) - 0 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 3 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Proscopiidae (Serville, 1838) - 0 SpeciesJumping sticks
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 0 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 0 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 156 SpeciesCamel crickets
Ripipterygidae (Ander, 1939) - 0 Species
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 11 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 11 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tanaoceridae (Rehn, 1948) - 4 SpeciesTanaocerids
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 28 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 296 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thueringoedischiidae (Zessin, 1997) - 0 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 6 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
35 Families with 1299 Species in Nearctic
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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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