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Distribution path and Subregions of Papua New Guinea (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Melanesia - Papua New Guinea
Subregions: Bismarck Archipelago (New Britain)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Papua New Guinea
Class
Papua New Guinea
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 360 families, 3471 genera, 15055 species
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Subclass
Papua New Guinea
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 353 families, 3459 genera, 15038 species
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Infraclass
Papua New Guinea
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 338 families, 3406 genera, 14914 species
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Superorder
Papua New Guinea
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 24 families, 124 genera, 317 species
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Order
Papua New Guinea
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 9 families, 54 genera, 94 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
Papua New Guinea
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     5 families, 18 genera, 29 species
Site
Suborder
Papua New Guinea
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     4 families, 36 genera, 65 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Papua New Guinea
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 4 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 1 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 8 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 7 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Morabidae (Rehn, 1948) - 2 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 19 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 3 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 49 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
9 Families with 94 Species in Papua New Guinea


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Papua New Guinea
Species with ANext  
Acauloplacella insularis (Beier, 1954)Info
Acauloplacella rhodei (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Agnapha longipes (Bolivar, 1902)Info
Agnapha rufosignata (Bolivar, 1902)Info
Amphinotulus cheesmanae -> Salomonotettix cheesmanaeInfo
Anthracites nakanaiensis (Naskrecki & Rentz, 2010)Info
Aprion inversum -> Heteraprium inversumInfo
Aprion rhodei -> Acauloplacella rhodeiInfo
Atractomorpha crenaticeps (Blanchard, 1853)Info
Austracris guttulosa (Walker, 1870)Spur-throated locustInfo
Avdrenia fordi (Otte, 1988)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Biroa curvicauda (Willemse, 1961)Info
Biroella ornata plebeja (Bolivar, 1925)Info
Biroella papuana (Bolivar, 1925)Info
Buergersius olivaceus (Ramme, 1930)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cardiodactylus brandti (Otte, 2007)Info
Cardiodactylus gaimardi (Audinet-serville, 1839)Info
Cardiodactylus manus (Otte, 2007)Info
Cardiodactylus novaeguineae (Haan, 1842)Info
Centuriarus centurio (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1898)Info
Conocephalus angustivertex (Pitkin, 1980)Info
Conocephalus bambusanus (Ingrisch, 1990)Info
Conocephalus bispinatus -> Conocephalus bambusanusInfo
Conocephalus infumatus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Conocephalus oceanicus (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Conocephalus paraffinis -> Conocephalus oceanicusInfo
Conocephalus redtenbacheri -> Neoconocephalus redtenbacheriRedtenbacher´s meadow katydidInfo
Conocephalus semivittatus (Walker, 1869)Blackish Meadow KatydidInfo
Conocephalus tumidus -> Neoconocephalus tumidusInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Desmopterella biroi (Bolivar, 1905)Info
Desmopterella buergersi (Ramme, 1941)Info
Desmopterella cercata (Ramme, 1941)Info
Desmopterella circe (Kevan, 1970)Info
Desmopterella curvicercis (Ramme, 1941)Info
Desmopterella dahli (Ramme, 1941)Info
Desmopterella denticulata (Ramme, 1941)Info
Desmopterella haani (Bolivar, 1898)Info
Desmopterella prasina (Bolivar, 1905)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eucriotettix peregrinus (Günther, 1938)Info
Eumecopoda superba (Bolivar, 1898)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gigantogryllacris excelsa (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1888)Info
Gryllacris appendiculata -> Gryllacris obscura obscuraInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Heteraprium inversum (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Ingrischia macrocephala (Naskrecki & Rentz, 2010)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lebinthus greensladei (Robillard, 2010)Info
Lesina ensifer (Brullé, 1835)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mecopoda superba -> Eumecopoda superbaInfo
Megalodon ensifer -> Siliquofera grandisInfo
Megra flava (Willemse, 1922)Info
Mnesicles equatorialis (Blackith, 1973)Info
Modernacris guentheri (Ramme, 1941)Info
Mossula intermedia (Willemse, 1940)Info
Mossula salomonis (Kirby, 1891)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Neoconocephalus redtenbacheri (Karny, 1907)Info
Neoconocephalus tumidus (Karny, 1907)Info
Neophisis brachyptera (Kevan, 1992)Info
Nicsara multispinulosa (Bolívar, I., 1898)Info
Nicsara strigatipes (Bolivar, 1898)Info
Noonacris pusilla (Kevan, 1966)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Opiptacris alata (Willemse, 1975)Info
Opiptacris castanea (Kevan, 1966)Info
Oxya japonica vitticollis (Blanchard, 1853)Info
Oxyscelus angustipennis -> Tympanoptera angustipennis angustipennisInfo
Oxystethus scapulatus (Fairmaire, 1883)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Papuogryllacris dimidiata (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1888)Info
Papuogryllacris dimidiata dimidiata (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1888)Info
Papuogryllacris ligata (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1888)Info
Papuogryllacris ligata ligata (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1888)Info
Paraperopyrrhicia papua (Ebner, 1915)Info
Paraphisis noonadanae (Kevan, 1992)Info
Paratarbaleus novaeguineae (Ramme, 1930)Info
Paratarbaleus spinosus (Ramme, 1930)Info
Phaloria solita (Gorochov, 1996)Info
Phrictaeformia insulana (Willemse, 1961)Info
Phyllophora keyica (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1898)Info
Pyrgomorpha crenaticeps -> Atractomorpha crenaticepsInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salomona bispinosa (Willemse, 1959)Info
Salomona godeffroyi (Pictet, 1888)Info
Salomona pupus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Salomona richardsi (Naskrecki & Rentz, 2010)Info
Salomonotettix cheesmanae (Günther, 1938)Info
Segestidea defoliaria (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Segestidea defoliaria defoliaria (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Segestidea defoliaria gracilis (Willemse, 1957)Info
Segestidea leefmansi (Willemse, 1940)Info
Siliquofera grandis (Blanchard, 1853)Giant KatydidInfo
Stenoxyphula excisa (Ramme, 1941)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tarbaleopsis hystrix (Kevan, 1966)Info
Trichophallus tricuspis (Naskrecki & Rentz, 2010)Info
Tympanoptera angustipennis (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Tympanoptera angustipennis angustipennis (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Tympanoptera rhodei (Beier, 1954)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthogryllacris punctipennis (Walker, 1869)Pretty raspy cricketInfo
Xanthogryllacris punctipennis punctipennis (Walker, 1869)Info
94 Species in Orthoptera for Papua New Guinea 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, Grasshoppers and crickets
AuthorLatreille, 1793
 
Synonyms
Dictyoptera (Latreille, 1829)
Saltatoria (Webster, 1913)

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