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Distribution path and Subregions of Polynesia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia
Subregions: American Samoa, French Polynesia, Hawaii (Kaua´i, Maui), New Zealand (Auckland Islands, North Island, Snares Islands, South Island), Norfolk Island, Samoa, Tonga, Wallis and Futuna
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Polynesia
Class
Polynesia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 535 families, 5766 genera, 22774 species
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Subclass
Polynesia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 529 families, 5756 genera, 22760 species
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Infraclass
Polynesia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 510 families, 5687 genera, 22604 species
Tree
Superorder
Polynesia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 46 families, 205 genera, 498 species
Tree
Order
Polynesia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 13 families, 92 genera, 208 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
Polynesia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     2 families, 17 genera, 41 species
Site
Suborder
Polynesia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     11 families, 75 genera, 167 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Polynesia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 36 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anelcanidae (Carpenter, 1986) - 0 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 30 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 3 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 54 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 1 SpeciesMole crickets
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 3 SpeciesScaly crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 0 Species
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 0 Species
Permoraphidiidae (Tillyard, 1932) - 0 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 1 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 0 Species
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 27 SpeciesCamel crickets
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 5 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 45 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
18 Families with 208 Species in Polynesia


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Polynesia
Species with ANext  
Acheta domestica -> Acheta domesticusHouse cricketInfo
Alpinacris crassicauda (Bigelow, 1967)Info
Alpinacris tumidicauda (Bigelow, 1967)Info
Amphibologryllacris oceanica (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Anaxipha armstrongi (Chopard, 1929)Info
Anaxipha bryani (Chopard, 1929)Info
Anaxipha buxtoni (Chopard, 1929)Info
Anaxipha maritima (Saussure, 1878)Info
Arachnocephalus gracilis (Chopard, 1929)Info
Austracris guttulosa (Walker, 1870)Spur-throated locustInfo
Austracris guttulosa guttulosa (Walker, 1870)Spur-throated LocustInfo
Austracris guttulosa nana (Uvarov, 1924)Info
Austrosalomona personafrons (Rentz, 1988)Blackfaced coastal katydidInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Banza crassipes (Perkins, 1899)Info
Beiericolya howensis (Rentz, 2001)Lord Howe spiny katydidInfo
Brachaspis collinus (Hutton, 1898)Info
Brachaspis nivalis (Hutton, 1898)Info
Brachaspis robustus (Bigelow, 1967)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Caconemobius howarthi (Gurney & Rentz, 1978)Howarth´s Cave CricketInfo
Caconemobius schauinslandi (Alfken, 1901)Schauinsland´s Bush CricketInfo
Caconemobius uuku (Otte, 1994)Info
Caconemobius varius (Gurney & Rentz, 1978)Kaumana cave cricketInfo
Caedicia araucariae (Rentz, 1988)Sotted CaediciaInfo
Caedicia gracilis (Rentz, 1988)Norfolk island CaediciaInfo
Caedicia noctivaga (Rentz, 1988)Wary CaediciaInfo
Caedicia simplex (Walker, 1869)Common garden katydidInfo
Cardiodactylus kraussi (Otte, 2007)Info
Cardiodactylus novaeguineae (Haan, 1842)Info
Conocephaloides hawaiiensis (Perkins, 1899)Info
Conocephalus bilineatus -> Neoconocephalus triopsSmall meadow katydidInfo
Conocephalus maoricus -> Conocephalus semivittatus semivittatusInfo
Conocephalus oceanicus (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Conocephalus paraffinis -> Conocephalus oceanicusInfo
Conocephalus saltans (Scudder, 1872)Prairie meadow katydidInfo
Conocephalus saltator (Saussure, 1859)Info
Conocephalus semivittatus (Walker, 1869)Blackish Meadow KatydidInfo
Conocephalus semivittatus semivittatus (Walker, 1869)Info
Conocephalus tridens (Hebard, 1933)Info
Conocephalus trivittatus (Stål, 1861)Info
Conocephalus upoluensis (Karny, 1907)Upolu meadow katydidInfo
Cophonemobius buxtoni (Chopard, 1929)Info
Coptaspis elegans (Willemse, 1966)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa aeruginosa (Stoll, 1813)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa unicolor -> Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescensInfo
Cyrtoxiphoides brevipes (Chopard, 1929)Info
Cyrtoxiphoides curtipennis (Chopard, 1929)Info
Cyrtoxiphoides hopkinsi (Chopard, 1929)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Deinacrida carinata (Salmon, 1950)Herekopare wetaInfo
Deinacrida connectens (Ander, 1939)Scree wetaInfo
Deinacrida elegans (Gibbs, 1999)Bluff wetaInfo
Deinacrida fallai (Salmon, 1950)Poor Knights giant wetaInfo
Deinacrida heteracantha (White, 1842)Little Barrier Island giant wetaInfo
Deinacrida mahoenui (Gibbs, 1999)Mahoenui giant wetaInfo
Deinacrida maori -> Hemideina maoriInfo
Deinacrida parva (Buller, 1894)Kaikoura giant wetaInfo
Deinacrida pluvialis (Gibbs, 1999)Mt Cook giant wetaInfo
Deinacrida rugosa (Buller, 1871)Cook Strait giant wetaInfo
Deinacrida talpa (Gibbs, 1999)Giant mole wetaInfo
Deinacrida tibiospina (Salmon, 1950)Mt Arthur giant wetaInfo
Dendroplectron cryptacanthus (Richards, 1964)Auckland Island wetaInfo
Dictyonemobius lateralis (Chopard, 1951)Striped island dwarf cricketInfo
Dictyonemobius pacificus (Otte & Rentz, 1985)Info
Dissosteira carolina (Linnaeus, 1758)Carolina GrasshopperInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elimaea nautica (Ingrisch, 1998)Info
Euconocephalus nasutus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Euconocephalus remotus (Walker, 1869)Remote Conehead KatydidInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fatuhivella colorata (Hebard, 1933)Info
Fatuhivella marmorata (Hebard, 1933)Info
Furnia incerta (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Info
Furnia insularis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gigantogryllacris excelsa (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1888)Info
Gryllacris nigrilabris (Gerstaecker, 1860)Info
Gryllodes sigillatus -> Gryllodes supplicansTropical house cricketInfo
Gryllodes supplicans (Walker, 1859)Tropical House CricketInfo
Gryllopsis insularis (Holdhaus, 1909)Info
Gryllopsis maorica (Saussure, 1877)Info
Gryllotalpa orientalis (Burmeister, 1838)Oriental mole cricketInfo
Gryllus pennsylvanicus (Burmeister, 1838)Fall field cricketInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemiandrus electra (Taylor-smith, 2013)Info
Hemiandrus focalis (Hutton, 1896)Info
Hemiandrus lanceolatus (Walker, 1869)Info
Hemiandrus maculifrons (Walker, 1869)Info
Hemiandrus maia (Taylor-smith, 2013)Otago Ground WetaInfo
Hemiandrus nitaweta (Jewell, 2007)Info
Hemiandrus pallitarsis (Walker, 1871)Info
Hemiandrus superba (Jewell, 2007)Info
Hemideina broughi (Buller, 1896)West Coast bush wetaInfo
Hemideina crassidens (Blanchard, 1851)Wellington tree wetaInfo
Hemideina femorata (Hutton, 1896)Canterbury tree wetaInfo
Hemideina gigantea -> Deinacrida heteracanthaInfo
Hemideina maori (Pictet & Saussure, 1891)Mountain stone wetaInfo
Hemideina megacephala (Alfken, 1903)Info
Hemideina ricta (Hutton, 1896)Banks Peninsula tree wetaInfo
Hemideina thoracica (White, 1846)Auckland tree wetaInfo
Hemideina trewicki (Morgan-richards, 1995)Hawke´s Bay tree wetaInfo
Holochlora japonica (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Japanese broadwinged katydidInfo
Hydrotetrix aspera (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Hydrotetrix cheesmanae (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Hydrotetrix marquesana (Hebard, 1933)Info
Hydrotetrix samoana (Chopard, 1929)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Insulanoplectron spinosum (Richards, 1970)Snares Island wetaInfo
Ischyroplectron isolatum (Hutton, 1895)Bounty Island wetaInfo
Isoplectron calcaratum (Hutton, 1897)Info
Isoplectron cochleatum (Karny, 1935)Info
Ityocephala nigrostrigata (Walker, 1871)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Laupala parapacifica (Otte, 1994)Info
Leptogryllus elongatus (Perkins, 1899)Info
Leptogryllus forficularis (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1895)Info
Leptogryllus ookala (Otte, 1994)Info
Leptogryllus perkinsi (Otte, 1994)Info
Leptogryllus similis (Perkins, 1899)Info
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Locusta migratoria migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Macromotettix compactus (Chopard, 1929)Info
Maotoweta virescens (Johns & Cook, 2014)Info
Melanoplus femurrubrum (De Geer, 1773)Red-legged grasshopperInfo
Melanoplus ponderosus (Scudder, 1875)Spur-throated GrasshopperInfo
Metioche fascithorax (Chopard, 1929)Info
Metioche flavipes (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Info
Metioche maorica (Walker, 1869)Info
Microcentrum rhombifolium (Saussure, 1859)Greater angle-wingInfo
Mistshenkoana surda (Chopard, 1929)Info
Motuweta isolata (Johns, 1997)Middle Island tusked wetaInfo
Myrmecophilus hebardi (Mann, 1920)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemobius grandis (Holdhaus, 1909)Info
Neoconocephalus triops (Linnaeus, 1758)Broad-tipped coneheadInfo
Nesitathra philipensis (Otte & Rentz, 1985)Philip Island spider cricketInfo
Notohagla mauii (Johns In Grant-mackie, Buckeridge & Johns, 1996)Info
Notoplectron campbellense (Richards, 1964)Info
Nukuhivella agraecioides (Hebard, 1933)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oceaniphisis tongaensis (Jin, 1992)Info
Oedipoda miniata salina -> Oedipoda miniata miniataInfo
Ootua antennata (Uvarov, 1927)Info
Ornebius aperta (Otte & Alexander, 1983)Info
Ornebius novarae (Saussure, 1877)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyrhamma edwardsii (Scudder, 1869)Info
Pachyrhamma fusca (Richards, 1959)Info
Pachyrhamma longicauda (Richards, 1959)Info
Pachyrhamma novaeseelandiae -> Pachyrhamma edwardsiiInfo
Paprides nitidus (Hutton, 1898)Info
Paraneonetus multispinus (Salmon, 1948)Three Kings cave wetaInfo
Patanga pinchoti -> Austracris guttulosa guttulosaInfo
Petrotettix cupolaensis (Richards, 1972)Info
Petrotettix nigripes (Richards, 1972)Info
Petrotettix serratus (Richards, 1972)Info
Petrotettix spinosus (Richards, 1972)Info
Pharmacus brewsterensis (Richards, 1972)Info
Pharmacus chapmanae (Richards, 1972)Info
Pharmacus dumbletoni (Richards, 1972)Info
Pharmacus montanus (Pictet & Saussure, 1891)Info
Phaulacridium marginale (Walker, 1870)Info
Phaulacridium otagense (Ritchie & Westerman, 1984)Info
Phaulacridium otagoense (Westerman, 1983)Info
Phisis holdhausi (Karny, 1926)Info
Phisis pallida (Walker, 1869)Info
Phisis parapallida (Jin, 1992)Info
Pleioplectron simplex (Hutton, 1897)Info
Prognathogryllus flavidus (Otte, 1994)Info
Prognathogryllus inexspectatus (Perkins, 1899)Info
Prognathogryllus kahili (Otte, 1994)Info
Pseudorhynchus froggatti (Kirby, 1906)Info
Pseudorhynchus lessonii -> Pseudorhynchus froggattiLesson´s snoutnoseInfo
Pteronemobius annulicornis (Chopard, 1929)Info
Pteronemobius dentatus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhaphidophora rechingeri (Holdhaus, 1909)Info
Rhicnogryllus tahitensis (Saussure, 1878)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Salomona suturalis (Redtenbacher, 1891)Info
Salomona uncinata (Carl, 1908)Info
Schistocerca alutacea (Harris, 1841)Leather-colored bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca lineata -> Schistocerca alutaceaSpotted bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca rubiginosa (Harris, 1862)Rusty bird grasshopperInfo
Scottiola variegata (Chopard, 1929)Info
Scudderia furcata (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Fork-tailed bush katydidInfo
Setascutum ohauensis (Richards, 1972)Info
Setascutum pallidum (Richards, 1972)Info
Sigaus australis (Hutton, 1898)Info
Sigaus campestris (Hutton, 1898)Info
Sigaus childi (Jamieson, 1999)Info
Sigaus homerensis (Morris, 2003)Info
Sigaus obelisci (Bigelow, 1967)Info
Sigaus piliferus (Hutton, 1898)Info
Sigaus takahe (Morris, 2003)Info
Sigaus villosus (Salmon, 1950)Info
Stenopelmatopterus sartorianus (Saussure, 1859)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tafalisca unicolor (Walker, 1869)Info
Tahitina mumfordi (Hebard, 1933)Info
Talitropsis chopardi (Karny, 1937)Info
Talitropsis crassicruris (Hutton, 1896)Info
Talitropsis megatibia (Trewick, 1999)Info
Teleogryllus commodus (Walker, 1869)Black field cricketInfo
Teleogryllus oceanicus (Le Guillou, 1841)Oceanic field cricketInfo
Tettigonia crientata ()Info
Tettigonia muta -> Kikihia mutaInfo
Tettigonia sima (Lichtenstein, 1796)Info
Thaumatogryllus cavicola (Gurney & Rentz, 1978)Volcanoes cave cricketInfo
Thaumatogryllus mauiensis (Otte, 1994)Info
Thaumatogryllus variegatus (Perkins, 1899)Kauai Thin-footed Bush CricketInfo
Trigonidium hoku (Otte, 1994)Info
Trigonidium kau (Otte, 1994)Info
Trigonidium kolekole (Otte, 1994)Info
Trigonidium kona (Otte, 1994)Info
Trigonidium mauka (Otte, 1994)Info
Trigonidium ola (Otte, 1994)Info
Trigonidium pololu (Otte, 1994)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Valanga marquesana (Uvarov, 1927)Info
Valanga rapana (Uvarov, 1927)Info
Valanga stercoraria (Holdhaus, 1909)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xiphidiopsis lita (Hebard, 1922)Info
208 Species in Orthoptera for Polynesia 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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