Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Oman (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Oman
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Oman
Class
Oman
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 154 families, 654 genera, 1229 species
Tree
Subclass
Oman
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 151 families, 649 genera, 1223 species
Tree
Infraclass
Oman
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 145 families, 636 genera, 1205 species
Tree
Superorder
Oman
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 12 families, 37 genera, 51 species
Tree
Order
Oman
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 3 families, 18 genera, 24 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
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
Oman
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     2 families, 17 genera, 22 species
Site
Suborder
Oman
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     1 family, 1 genus, 2 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Oman
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 20 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 2 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
3 Families with 24 Species in Oman


Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Oman
Acorypha clara (Walker, 1870)Info
Acorypha clara dhofara (Popov, G.b., 1980)Info
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Cataloipus thomasi (Uvarov, 1933)Info
Clomacris omanica (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Cophotylus eos (Popov, 1985)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Dhofaria macleishii ()Info
Dhofaria splendens (Popov, 1980)Info
Dnopherula omanica (Popov, 1985)Info
Duroniella parallella (Uvarov, 1950)Info
Heteracris muscatensis (Popov, 1981)Info
Hilethera aeolopoides (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Jinabia thesigeri (Uvarov, 1952)Info
Jinabia thesigeri insularis (Popov, G.b., 1985)Info
Lezina armata (Popov, 1984)Info
Lezina omanica (Popov, 1984)Info
Ochrilidia geniculata (I. Bolivar, 1913)Info
Rashidia perplexa (Uvarov, 1933)Info
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Scintharista notabilis (Walker, 1870)Info
Vosseleriana arabica (Mishchenko, 1937)Info
Vosseleriana arabica gallagheri (Popov, G.b., 1985)Info
24 Species in Orthoptera for Oman 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
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Orthoptera
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders