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Distribution path and Subregions of Rwanda (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Rwanda
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Rwanda
Class
Rwanda
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 195 families, 1354 genera, 3050 species
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Subclass
Rwanda
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 195 families, 1354 genera, 3050 species
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Infraclass
Rwanda
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 194 families, 1353 genera, 3049 species
Tree
Superorder
Rwanda
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 18 families, 76 genera, 118 species
Tree
Order
Rwanda
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 6 families, 32 genera, 45 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
Rwanda
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     3 families, 21 genera, 30 species
Site
Suborder
Rwanda
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     3 families, 11 genera, 15 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Rwanda
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 22 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 5 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 2 SpeciesScaly crickets
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 5 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 3 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 8 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
6 Families with 45 Species in Rwanda


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Rwanda
Species with ANext  
Aiolopus longicornis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Arachnocephalus mediocris (Chopard, 1955)Info
Arachnocephalus minutus (Chopard, 1955)Info
Auloserpusia lacustris (Rehn, 1914)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Callogryllus guilielmi (Chopard, 1926)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Chrotogonus hemipterus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyleurotettix infaustus (Walker, 1871)Info
Desaulcya congica (Beier, 1957)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enyaliopsis carolinus (Sjöstedt, 1913)Info
Enyaliopsis guilielmi (Sjöstedt, 1926)Info
Eucoptacra gowdeyi (Uvarov, 1923)Info
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Gastrimargus verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadrolecocatantops kissenjianus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Heteropternis couloniana (Saussure, 1884)Info
Heteropternis pugnax (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Horatosphaga karschi (Rehn, 1914)Info
Horatosphaga stuhlmanni (Karsch, 1896)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Karniella bullata (Rehn, 1914)Info
Karniella crassicerca (Hemp, 2010)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Modicogryllus laticeps (Chopard, 1939)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ornithacris cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris cyanea cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralobopoma bugoiensis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Paratettix lippensi (Günther, 1979)Info
Pardalota asymmetrica (Karsch, 1896)Info
Pteronemobius quadrilineatus (Chopard, 1955)Info
Pteroperina steini (Rehn, 1914)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Ritchiella rugegeana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Ritchiella sanguinea (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Ruwenzoracris latisignata (Rehn, 1914)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Teleogryllus wittei (Chopard, 1939)Info
Tettiellona basilewskyi (Günther, 1979)Info
Trichocatantops villosus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Trigonidium basilewskyi (Chopard, 1955)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zonocerus elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Zonocerus elegans elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Elegant GrasshopperInfo
45 Species in Orthoptera for Rwanda 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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