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Distribution path and Subregions of Saudi Arabia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - West Asia - Near East - Saudi Arabia
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Saudi Arabia
Class
Saudi Arabia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 215 families, 1389 genera, 2979 species
Tree
Subclass
Saudi Arabia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 213 families, 1387 genera, 2975 species
Tree
Infraclass
Saudi Arabia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 209 families, 1383 genera, 2971 species
Tree
Superorder
Saudi Arabia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 24 families, 92 genera, 182 species
Tree
Order
Saudi Arabia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 9 families, 48 genera, 95 species
Site
Tree
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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
Saudi Arabia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     4 families, 29 genera, 59 species
Site
Suborder
Saudi Arabia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     5 families, 19 genera, 36 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Saudi Arabia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 49 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 2 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 16 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 2 SpeciesMole crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 3 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 1 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 7 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 2 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 13 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
9 Families with 95 Species in Saudi Arabia


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Saudi Arabia
Species with ANext  
Acheta angustiuscula (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Acheta arabica (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Acheta confalonierii (Capra, 1929)Info
Acheta domesticus (Fabricius, 1787)House cricketInfo
Acheta latiuscula (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Acheta turcomanoides (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Acrotylus fischeri (Azam, 1901)Info
Acrotylus innotatus (Uvarov, 1933)Info
Acrotylus insubricus -> Acrotylus fischeriCommon Digging GrasshopperSite
Acrotylus longipes longipes (Charpentier, 1845)Info
Acrotylus patruelis (Herrich-schaffer, 1838)Slender Digging GrasshopperInfo
Aiolopus simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus simulatrix simulatrix (Walker, 1870)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon arabafrum (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Conocephalus maculatus (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Cophotylus steindachneri (Krauss, 1902)Info
Cyrtacanthacris sulphurea (Johnston, 1935)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Decorana arabica (Popov, 1981)Info
Diogena fausta (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Duroniella acuta (Uvarov, 1952)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eremogryllodes uvarovi (Chopard, 1948)Info
Eurycorypha arabica (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Eurycorypha arabica arabica (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Eurycorypha arabica media (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Eyprepocnemis deserticolus (Uvarov, 1933)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gryllodes supplicans (Walker, 1859)Tropical House CricketInfo
Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa (Linnaeus, 1758)European mole cricketSite
Gryllotalpa stepposa (Zhantiev, 1991)Info
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hedotettix alienus (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Heteracris coerulescens (Stål, 1876)Info
Heteracris hemiptera (Uvarov, 1935)Info
Heteracris hemiptera aja (Popov, G.b., 1981)Info
Heteracris punctata (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Hyalorrhipis canescens (Saussure, 1888)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leva arabica (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Leva hemiptera (Uvarov, 1952)Info
Leva incilicula (Jago, 1996)Info
Leva popovi (Jago, 1996)Info
Lezina parva (Popov, 1984)Info
Lezina saudiya (Popov, 1984)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Microbothriophylax mica (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Myrmecophilus brevipalpis (Chopard, 1948)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrilidia gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia gracilis gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ochrilidia popovi (Jago, 1977)Info
Oecanthus pellucens (Scopoli, 1763)Italian Tree CricketInfo
Oecanthus pellucens pellucens (Scopoli, 1763)Italian CricketInfo
Oecanthus turanicus (Uvarov, 1912)Info
Oedaleus obtusangulus (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Oedipoda miniata mauritanica (Lucas, 1849)Info
Onconotus servillei (Fischer Von Waldheim, 1846)Southern Barbed-wire Bush-cricketInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paratettix meridionalis (Rambur, 1838)Mediterranean GroundhopperInfo
Phaneroptera nana (Fieber, 1853)Mediterranean katydidInfo
Phaneroptera nana nana -> Onconotus servilleiInfo
Phaneroptera sparsa (Stål, 1857)Arabian Sickle Bush-cricketInfo
Podogryllus buettikeri (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Podogryllus popovi (Gorochov, 1993)Info
Poekilocerus arabicus (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius (Klug, 1832)Info
Poekilocerus bufonius bufonius (Klug, J.c.f., 1832)Info
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pteronemobius heydenii (Fischer, 1853)Marsh-cricketInfo
Pteronemobius heydenii tartarus (Saussure, 1874)Info
Pycnodictya dentata (Krauss, 1902)Info
Pyrgomorpha conica (Olivier, 1791)Common Stick GrasshopperInfo
Pyrgomorpha conica conica (Olivier, 1791)Info
Pyrgomorphella rotundata (Uvarov, 1936)Info
Pyrgomorphellula curtula (Uvarov, 1952)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Sphingonotus rubescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus rubescens rubescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphingonotus savignyi savignyi (Saussure, 1884)Info
Sphodromerus pantherinus (Krauss, 1902)Info
Stenohippus mundus (Walker, 1871)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Trigonidium cicindeloides (Rambur, 1838)Common TrigInfo
Trigonocorypha buettikeri (Popov, 1981)Info
Trigonocorypha tihamae (Uvarov, 1952)Info
Trigonocorypha tihamae tihamae (Uvarov, 1952)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Truxalis arabica (Uvarov, 1933)Info
Truxalis grandis (Klug, 1830)Info
Truxalis longicornis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Truxalis nasuta -> Truxalis viridifasciataInfo
Truxalis philbyi (Dirsh, 1951)Info
Truxalis procera (Klug, 1830)Info
Truxalis viridifasciata (Krauss, 1902)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xiphoceriana arabica (Uvarov, 1922)Info
95 Species in Orthoptera for Saudi Arabia 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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