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Distribution path and Subregions of Nigeria (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Nigeria
Subregions: North Nigeria, South Nigeria
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Nigeria
Class
Nigeria
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 325 families, 3446 genera, 10179 species
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Subclass
Nigeria
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 321 families, 3440 genera, 10173 species
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Infraclass
Nigeria
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 309 families, 3354 genera, 9881 species
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Superorder
Nigeria
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 30 families, 292 genera, 581 species
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Order
Nigeria
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 11 families, 169 genera, 346 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
Nigeria
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     7 families, 145 genera, 317 species
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Suborder
Nigeria
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     4 families, 24 genera, 29 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Nigeria
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 265 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 2 Species
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 1 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 3 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 1 SpeciesMole crickets
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 2 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 40 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 4 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 23 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 4 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
11 Families with 346 Species in Nigeria


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Nigeria
Species with ANext  
Abisares viridipennis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Abisares viridipennis viridipennis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis citrina (Serville, 1838)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Garden LocustInfo
Acanthoxia gladiator (Westwood, 1841)Info
Acorypha clara (Walker, 1870)Info
Acorypha clara clara (Walker, 1870)Info
Acorypha dipelecia (Jago, 1966)Info
Acorypha glaucopsis (Walker, 1870)Info
Acorypha karschi (Martínez Y Fernández-castillo, 1902)Info
Acorypha modesta (Uvarov, 1950)Info
Acorypha onerosa (Uvarov, 1950)Info
Acorypha picta (Krauss, 1877)Info
Acorypha unicarinata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida confusa (Dirsh, 1954)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acridarachnea ophthalmica (Bolívar, I., 1908)Info
Acridoderes strenua (Walker, 1870)Info
Acridoxena hewaniana (Smith, 1865)Info
Acrotylus blondeli (Saussure, 1884)Info
Acrotylus daveyi (Mason, 1959)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
Adelothericles nigeriae (Descamps, 1977)Info
Afromastax zebra (Gerstaecker, 1889)Info
Afromastax zebra occidentalis (Descamps, 1977)Info
Afrotridactylus spiralatus (Günther, 1994)Info
Afroxyrrhepes obscuripes (Uvarov, 1943)Info
Afroxyrrhepes procera (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Aiolopus longicornis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Aiolopus simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus simulatrix simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Amesotropis valga (Karsch, 1893)Info
Amphiprosopia adjuncta (Walker, 1870)Info
Anablepia granulata (Ramme, 1929)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Anepitacta bicaudata (Beier, 1965)Info
Anepitacta egestoides (Beier, 1967)Info
Anepitacta nigerica (Beier, 1965)Info
Anthermus granosus (Stål, 1878)Info
Arantia hydatinoptera (Karsch, 1889)Info
Atractomorpha aberrans (Karsch, 1888)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Atractomorpha acutipennis gerstaeckeri (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Atractomorpha rufopunctata (Bolivar, 1894)Info
Aulacobothrus invenustus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Aulocaroides nigericus (Dirsh, 1949)Info
Azarea lloydi (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Berengueria bifoveolata (Karsch, 1893)Info
Berengueria cryptica (Jago, 1996)Info
Bocagella acutipennis (Miller, 1932)Info
Bocagella acutipennis acutipennis (Miller, N.c.e., 1932)Info
Brachycrotaphus karschi (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Brachycrotaphus lloydi (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Brachycrotaphus nigericus (Chopard, 1947)Info
Brachycrotaphus steindachneri (Krauss, 1877)Info
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calephorus compressicornis (Latreille, 1804)Info
Cannula gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Grass-mimicking GrasshopperInfo
Cannula karschi (Kirby, 1910)Info
Cardeniopsis nigropunctata (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Carydana agomena (Karsch, 1896)Info
Cataloipus cymbiferus (Krauss, 1877)Info
Cataloipus fuscocoeruleipes (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Catantops spissus adustus -> Oxycatantops adustusInfo
Catantops stramineus (Walker, 1870)Info
Catantops sylvestris (Jago, 1984)Info
Catantopsilus elongatus (Ramme, 1929)Info
Catantopsilus plagiatus (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Catantopsilus taeniolatus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Catantopsis asthmatica (Karsch, 1893)Info
Catantopsis basalis (Walker, 1870)Info
Catoptropteryx afra (Karsch, 1889)Info
Chirista compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chirista compta compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chloroxyrrhepes virescens (Stål, 1873)Info
Chondrodera subvitrea (Karsch, 1891)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Chrotogonus homalodemus homalodemus (Blanchard, 1836)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis brevipennis (Kevan, D.k.m., 1959)Info
Chrotogonus senegalensis senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Conipoda pallida (Walker, 1870)Info
Cophoscottia fascipes (Chopard, 1962)Info
Cophotylus aurora (Karny, 1907)Info
Coptotettix rufipes (Bolivar, 1887)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Criotocatantops annulatus (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Criotocatantops pulchripes (Karny, 1917)Info
Crucinotacris werneriana (Karny, 1907)Info
Cryptocatantops haemorrhoidalis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa (Stoll, 1813)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa goldingi (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa unicolor -> Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescensInfo
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dapanera genuteres (Karsch, 1889)Info
Diabolocatantops axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Diabolocatantops axillaris axillaris (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Dictyophorus griseus oberthueri (Bolivar, 1894)Info
Dnopherula descampsi (Hollis, 1966)Info
Dnopherula phippsi (Llorente Del Moral, 1963)Info
Dnopherula punctata (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Ducetia crosskeyi (Ragge, 1961)Info
Duronia chloronota (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eleutherotheca fungosa (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Epistaurus bolivari (Karny, 1907)Info
Epistaurus crucigerus (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Eucoptacra anguliflava (Karsch, 1893)Info
Eulioptera crosskeyi (Ragge, 1968)Info
Eulioptera disparidens (Ragge, 1980)Info
Eupropacris coeruleus (Drury, 1770)Info
Eurycorypha stylata (Stål, 1873)Info
Eurysternacris brevipes (Chopard, 1947)Info
Euschmidtia congana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Exopropacris mellita (Karsch, 1893)Info
Exopropacris modica (Karsch, 1893)Info
Eyprepocnemis noxia (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
Eyprepocnemis plorans ibandana (Giglio-tos, 1907)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans ornatipes (Walker, 1870)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Faureia milanjica (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus africanus (Saussure, 1889)Info
Gastrimargus africanus africanus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus (Walker, 1871)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus procerus (Gerstaecker, 1889)Info
Gelastorhinus africanus (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Gemeneta terrea (Karsch, 1892)Info
Gerista dimidiata (Bolivar, 1905)Info
Glauningia macrocephala (Ramme, 1929)Info
Glyphoclonus miripennis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Gryllotalpa brevilyra (Townsend, 1983)Info
Gymnobothrus ephippinotus (Jago, 1966)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus longicornis (Ramme, 1931)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Harpezocatantops stylifer (Krauss, 1877)Info
Hemiacris uvarovi (Ramme, 1929)Info
Hemierianthus curtithorax (Karsch, 1890)Info
Hemierianthus parki (Bolivar, 1930)Info
Heteracris annulosa (Walker, 1870)Info
Heteracris coerulescens (Stål, 1876)Info
Heteracris guineensis (Krauss, 1890)Info
Heteracris harterti (Bolivar, 1913)Info
Heteracris jeanneli (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Heteracris leani (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Heteracris littoralis (Rambur, 1838)Mediterranean Splendid GrasshopperInfo
Heteropternis couloniana (Saussure, 1884)Info
Heteropternis thoracica (Walker, 1870)Info
Hieroglyphodes occidentalis (Roy, 1961)Info
Hieroglyphus africanus (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Hieroglyphus daganensis (Krauss, 1877)African rice grasshopperInfo
Hilethera aeolopoides (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Hilethera demangei (Descamps, 1965)Info
Hilethera nigerica (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Hilethera sudanica (Uvarov, 1925)Info
Holopercna gerstaeckerii (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Homoxyrrhepes punctipennis (Walker, 1870)Info
Horatosphaga crosskeyi (Ragge, 1960)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jagoa gwynni (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Jasomenia sansibara (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kraussaria angulifera (Krauss, 1877)Info
Kraussella amabile (Krauss, 1877)Info
Kraussella coerulipes (Karny, 1917)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leionotacris gilloni (Hollis, 1966)Info
Leptacris kraussii (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leptacris monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leptacris monteiroi monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Leva soudanica (Descamps, 1965)Info
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Locusta migratoria migratorioides (Reiche, L.j. & Fairmaire, 1849)African Migratory LocustInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Machaeridia bilineata (Stål, 1873)Info
Maura lurida (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Mesopsis abbreviata (Beauvois, 1806)Info
Mesopsis laticornis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrilidia albrechti (Jago, 1977)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 harterti salfiana -> Ochrilidia surcoufiInfo
Ochrilidia pachypes (Chopard, 1950)Info
Ochrilidia surcoufi (Chopard, 1937)Info
Ochrilidia tibialis (Fieber, 1853)African Match GrasshopperInfo
Ocnocerus diabolicus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Odontomelus scalatus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Odontomelus scalatus scalatus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Odontomelus togoensis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Oedaleus johnstoni (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Oedaleus nigeriensis (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Oedaleus obtusangulus (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Oedaleus senegalensis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Oncothericles nigeriae (Descamps, 1977)Info
Ornithacris cavroisi (Finot, 1924)Info
Ornithacris pictula (Walker, 1870)Info
Ornithacris pictula magnifica (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Ornithacris turbida (Walker, 1870)Info
Ornithacris turbida cavroisi -> Ornithacris cavroisiInfo
Orthacanthacris humilicrus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Orthochtha ampla (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Orthochtha brachycnemis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Orthochtha brachycnemis brachycnemis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis bisulcata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Orthochtha nigricornis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Orthochtha nigricornis nigricornis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Orthochtha pulchripes (Popov & Fishpool, 1992)Info
Orthochtha sudanica (Popov & Fishpool, 1988)Info
Orthochtha venosa (Ramme, 1929)Info
Oxya cyanoptera (Stål, 1873)Info
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxycatantops adustus (Walker, 1870)Info
Oxycatantops exsul (Karny, 1907)Info
Oxycatantops exsul exsul (Karny, 1907)Info
Oxycatantops exsul pallidus (Jago, 1989)Info
Oxycatantops spissus (Walker, 1870)Info
Oxycatantops spissus spissus (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pantecphylus kamerunus (Schmidt, 2003)Info
Paracinema luculenta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Paracinema tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Tricolor GrasshopperInfo
Paracinema tricolor tricolor (Thunberg, 1815)Vlei GrasshopperInfo
Paragryllodes optimus (Gorochov, 1996)Info
Parapetasia femorata (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Parapropacris notatus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Paratettix africanus (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Paratettix villiersi (Günther, 1979)Info
Parga cyanoptera (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Petamella prosternalis (Karny, 1907)Info
Phaneroptera nana sparsa -> Phaneroptera sparsaInfo
Phaneroptera sparsa (Stål, 1857)Arabian Sickle Bush-cricketInfo
Phyllocercus bicoloripes (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Phymateus cinctus (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Phymateus karschi (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Platypternodes savannae (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Pnorisa carinata (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Pnorisa squalus (Stål, 1861)Info
Pododula ancisa (Karsch, 1896)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius (Klug, 1832)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius hieroglyphicus (Klug, J.c.f., 1829)Info
Proamytta sincera (Beier, 1965)Info
Pseudogmothela jagoi (Roy, 2002)Info
Pseudogmothela yonlii (Roy, 2002)Info
Pseudorhynchus crosskeyi (Ragge, 1969)Info
Pterotiltus miniatulus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Pycnodictya citripennis (Saussure, 1888)Info
Pycnodictya diluta (Ramme, 1929)Info
Pyrgomorpha bispinosa (Walker, 1870)Info
Pyrgomorpha bispinosa incognita (Hsiung & D.k.m. Kevan, 1975)Info
Pyrgomorpha conica (Olivier, 1791)Common Stick GrasshopperInfo
Pyrgomorpha conica fusca (Beauvois, 1870)Info
Pyrgomorpha conica tereticornis (Brullé, 1840)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Pyrgomorpha vignaudii vignaudii (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhabdoplea munda (Karsch, 1893)Info
Rhaphotittha levis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Rhytidacris tectifera (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ritchiella baumanni (Karsch, 1896)Info
Rutidoderes squarrosus (Linnaeus, 1771)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Schizotrypus planus (Gorochov, 1999)Info
Scintharista notabilis (Walker, 1870)Info
Scintharista notabilis notabilis (Walker, 1870)Info
Scintharista zolotarevskyi (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Segellia nitidula (Karsch, 1891)Info
Serpusia opacula (Karsch, 1891)Info
Serpusia succursor (Karsch, 1896)Info
Sherifuria haningtoni (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Spathosternum nigrotaeniatum (Stål, 1876)Info
Spathosternum pygmaeum (Karsch, 1893)Info
Sphingonotus canariensis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus canariensis canariensis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus femoralis (Uvarov, 1933)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 savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sporobolius infuscata (Descamps, 1965)Info
Staurocleis magnifica (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Stenampyx annulicornis (Karsch, 1891)Info
Stenocrobylus festivus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Stenohippus aequus (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Stenohippus mundus (Walker, 1871)Info
Stenohippus xanthus (Karny, 1907)Info
Stobbea riggenbachi (Ramme, 1929)Info
Subtiloria subtilis (Gorochov, 1996)Info
Sudanacris pallida (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanita parva (Kevan, 1962)Info
Tanita parva violacea (Kevan, D.k.m., 1962)Info
Taphronota cacuminata (Karsch, 1893)Info
Taphronota calliparea -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota calliparea calliparea (Schaum, 1853)Info
Taphronota calliparea dimidiata -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota ferruginea -> Taphronota mercetiInfo
Taphronota ferruginea ferruginea (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Taphronota grandis (Kevan, 1975)Info
Taphronota merceti (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Taphronota occidentalis (Karsch, 1892)Info
Tartarogryllus nigericus (Chopard, 1961)Info
Tenuitarsus sudanicus (Kevan, 1953)Info
Trichocatantops villosus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Trilophidia repleta (Walker, 1870)Info
Tropidopola nigerica (Uvarov, 1937)Info
Truxalis grandis (Klug, 1830)Info
Truxalis johnstoni (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Truxalis longicornis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Truxalis nasuta -> Truxalis viridifasciataInfo
Truxalis procera (Klug, 1830)Info
Truxalis viridifasciata (Krauss, 1902)Info
Truxaloides braziliensis (Drury, 1770)Info
Truxaloides braziliensis eos (Dirsh, 1951)Info
Tylopsis irregularis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Tylotropidius didymus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
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Xerophyllum cortices (Buckton, 1903)Info
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Zabalius apicalis (Bolivar, 1886)Info
Zabalius apicalis apicalis (Bolivar, 1886)Info
Zacompsa festa (Karsch, 1893)Info
Zeuneria melanopeza (Karsch, 1889)Info
Zonocerus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Zonocerus variegatus variegatus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
346 Species in Orthoptera for Nigeria 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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