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Distribution path and Subregions of Oceania (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania
Subregions: Australasia (Australia, New Guinea), Melanesia (Fiji, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu), Micronesia (Caroline Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Northern Mariana Islands), Polynesia (American Samoa, French Polynesia, Hawaii, New Zealand, Norfolk Island, Samoa, Tonga, Wallis and Futuna)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Oceania
Class
Oceania
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 906 families, 22555 genera, 146145 species
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Subclass
Oceania
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 893 families, 22399 genera, 145852 species
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Infraclass
Oceania
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 847 families, 22114 genera, 144655 species
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Superorder
Oceania
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 94 families, 1342 genera, 6107 species
Tree
Order
Oceania
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 32 families, 773 genera, 3186 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
Oceania
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     10 families, 317 genera, 1127 species
Site
Suborder
Oceania
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     21 families, 455 genera, 2058 species
Site
Suborder
Oceania
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     1 family, 1 genus, 1 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Oceania
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 513 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anelcanidae (Carpenter, 1986) - 0 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 59 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 10 Species
Clathrotitanidae (Riek, 1954) - 3 Species
Cooloolidae (Rentz, 1980) - 4 SpeciesCooloola monster
Cylindrachetidae (Giglio-tos, 1914) - 18 SpeciesSandgropers
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 1 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 10 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 183 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 649 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 14 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Locustavidae (Sharov, 1968) - 2 Species
Mesotitanidae (Tillyard, 1925) - 1 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 98 SpeciesScaly crickets
Morabidae (Rehn, 1948) - 127 Species
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 11 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 1 Species
Ommexechidae (Bolivar, 1884) - 2 Species
Paragryllidae (Desutter-grandcolas, 1987) - 15 Species
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 0 Species
Permoraphidiidae (Tillyard, 1932) - 0 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 202 Species
Proparagryllacrididae (Riek, 1956) - 2 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 1 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 86 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 63 SpeciesCamel crickets
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 350 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 735 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Triassomantidae (Tillyard, 1922) - 1 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 18 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Xenopteridae (Riek, 1955) - 2 Species
35 Families with 3186 Species in Oceania
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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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