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Distribution path and Subregions of Tunisia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa - Tunisia
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Tunisia
Class
Tunisia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 320 families, 2067 genera, 4902 species
Tree
Subclass
Tunisia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 318 families, 2063 genera, 4897 species
Tree
Infraclass
Tunisia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 313 families, 2056 genera, 4889 species
Tree
Superorder
Tunisia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 35 families, 155 genera, 299 species
Tree
Order
Tunisia
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 9 families, 69 genera, 134 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
Tunisia
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     5 families, 45 genera, 98 species
Site
Suborder
Tunisia
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     4 families, 24 genera, 36 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Tunisia
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 74 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Dericorythidae (Jacobson & Bianchi, 1902) - 2 Species
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 10 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 1 SpeciesMole crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 2 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 18 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 3 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 1 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 23 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
9 Families with 134 Species in Tunisia


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Tunisia
Species with ANext  
Acheta hispanicus (Rambur, 1838)Info
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acrotylus fischeri (Azam, 1901)Info
Acrotylus incarnatus (Krauss, 1907)Info
Acrotylus insubricus -> Acrotylus fischeriCommon Digging GrasshopperSite
Acrotylus longipes -> Acrotylus meruensisYellow-winged Digging GrasshopperInfo
Acrotylus longipes longipes (Charpentier, 1845)Info
Acrotylus meruensis (Sjöstedt, 1932)Info
Acrotylus patruelis (Herrich-schaffer, 1838)Slender Digging GrasshopperInfo
Adephagus cristatus (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Afrodrymadusa fallaciosa (Finot, 1894)Info
Aiolopus puissanti (Defaut, 2005)Puissant´s Green-winged GrasshopperInfo
Aiolopus strepens (Latreille, 1804)Broad Green-winged GrasshopperInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Aiolopus thalassinus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Info
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brachytrupes megacephalus (Lefèbvre, 1827)Giant-cricketInfo
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Calliptamus barbarus (Costa, 1836)Eurasian Pincer GrasshopperInfo
Calliptamus barbarus barbarus (Costa, O.g., 1836)Info
Calliptamus italicus italicus (Nedelkov, 1907)Italian locustInfo
Calliptamus italicus marginella (Serville, 1838)Info
Calliptamus wattenwylianus (Pantel, 1896)Info
Caloptenus italicus -> Calliptamus italicus italicusInfo
Ctenodecticus bolivari (Targioni-tozzetti, 1881)African Pygmy Wart-biterInfo
Ctenodecticus bolivari africanus (Galvagni, 1990)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dociostaurus genei genei (Ocskay, 1832)Info
Duroniella laurae (Bormans, 1885)Info
Duroniella lucasii (Bolivar, 1881)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Ephippiger oudryanus -> Praephippigera pachygasterInfo
Eremocharis insignis -> Tuarega insignisInfo
Euchorthippus albolineatus (Lucas, 1849)Info
Euchorthippus albolineatus albolineatus (Lucas, 1849)Info
Eugaster guyoni (Serville, 1838)Info
Eunapius numida -> Paraeuryparyphes quadridentatusInfo
Euryparyphes sitifensis (Brisout De Barneville, 1854)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
Eyprepocnemis plorans plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Info
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Finotia spinicollis (Bonnet, 1884)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gryllodinus kerkennensis (Finot, 1893)Silver-bell cricketInfo
Gryllomorpha uclensis (Pantel, 1890)Info
Gryllomorpha uclensis pygmaea (Mennozi, 1940)Info
Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa (Linnaeus, 1758)European mole cricketSite
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
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Helioscirtus capsitanus (Bonnet, 1884)Info
Helioscirtus capsitanus capsitanus (Bonnet, F.r., 1884)Info
Helioscirtus gracilis (Vosseler, 1902)Info
Heteracris annulosa (Walker, 1870)Info
Heteracris minuta (Uvarov, 1921)Info
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Locusta migratoria migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
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Melanogryllus desertus (Pallas, 1771)Lesser Field-cricketInfo
Myrmecophilus baronii (Baccetti, 1966)Info
Myrmecophilus ochraceus (Fischer, 1853)Info
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Notopleura pygmaea (Vosseler, 1902)Info
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Ochrilidia gracilis gracilis (Krauss, 1902)Info
Ocneridia nigropunctata (Lucas, 1849)Dotted Stone GrasshopperInfo
Odontura algerica (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1878)Info
Odontura stenoxypha (Fieber, 1853)Italian Striped Bush-cricketInfo
Oedaleus decorus (Germar, 1825)Handsome Cross GrasshopperSite
Oedipoda caerulescens caerulescens (Linnaeus, 1758)Blue-Winged GrasshopperInfo
Oedipoda caerulescens sulfurescens (Saussure, 1884)Info
Oedipoda charpentieri (Fieber, 1853)Western Band-winged GrasshopperInfo
Oedipoda coerulea (Saussure, 1884)Info
Oedipoda fuscocincta (Lucas, 1849)Yellow Band-winged GrasshopperInfo
Oedipoda fuscocincta fuscocincta (Lucas, 1849)Info
Oedipoda miniata miniata (Pallas, 1771)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachytylus danicus -> Locusta migratoria migratoriaInfo
Pamphagulus bodenheimeri (Uvarov, 1929)Info
Pamphagulus bodenheimeri dumonti (Uvarov, 1929)Info
Pamphagus cristatus -> Adephagus cristatusInfo
Pamphagus elephas (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Pamphagus marmoratus (Burmeister, 1838)Marbled Stone GrasshopperInfo
Pamphagus meridionalis (Descamps & Mounassif, 1972)Info
Pamphagus tunetanus (Vosseler, 1902)Info
Paracinipe foreli (Pictet & Saussure, 1893)Info
Paracinipe saharae (Pictet & Saussure, 1893)Info
Paraeuryparyphes quadridentatus (Brisout De Barneville, 1852)Info
Parasteropleurus gracilis (Nadig, 1981)Info
Parasteropleurus nerii (Vosseler, 1902)Info
Parasteropleurus nerii pictus (Nadig, 1981)Info
Paratettix meridionalis (Rambur, 1838)Mediterranean GroundhopperInfo
Pezotettix giornae (Rossi, 1794)Common Maquis GrasshopperSite
Phaneroptera nana (Fieber, 1853)Mediterranean katydidInfo
Poecilimon chopardi (Ramme, 1933)Info
Praephippigera pachygaster (Lucas, 1849)Info
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pterolepis galitana (Uvarov, 1942)Info
Pterolepis gessardi (Bonnet, 1886)Info
Pterolepis maura (Bonnet, 1886)Info
Pyrgomorpha cognata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Pyrgomorpha conica (Olivier, 1791)Common Stick GrasshopperInfo
Pyrgomorpha conica conica (Olivier, 1791)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhacocleis neglecta neglecta (Costa, 1863)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca gregaria gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert LocustInfo
Sciobia lusitanica (Rambur, 1838)Info
Sphingoderus carinatus (Saussure, 1888)Info
Sphingonotus azurescens (Rambur, 1838)Info
Sphingonotus desertorum -> Sphingonotus wulumuqiensisInfo
Sphingonotus finotianus (Saussure, 1885)Info
Sphingonotus paradoxus (Bey-bienko, 1948)Info
Sphingonotus picteti (Krauss, 1892)Tenerife Sand GrasshopperInfo
Sphingonotus radioserratus (Johnsen, 1985)Info
Sphingonotus rubescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus tricinctus (Walker, 1870)Info
Sphingonotus vosseleri (Krauss, 1902)Info
Sphingonotus wulumuqiensis (Gong, Zheng & Niu, 2005)Info
Sphodromerus decoloratus (Finot, 1894)Info
Stenohippus bonneti -> Stenohippus mundusInfo
Stenohippus mundus (Walker, 1871)Info
Steropleurus innocentii (Finot & E. Bonnet, 1885)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Teleogryllus commodus (Walker, 1869)Black field cricketInfo
Thalpomena algeriana -> Thalpomena coeruleipennisInfo
Thalpomena algeriana algeriana (Lucas, 1849)Info
Thalpomena coeruleipennis (Finot, 1895)Info
Thalpomena coerulescens (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Tmethis cisti (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Tmethis laeviusculus (Krauss, 1892)Info
Trachypetrella anderssonii (Stål, 1875)Info
Trigonidium cicindeloides (Rambur, 1838)Common TrigInfo
Trilophidia annulata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Tropidopola cylindrica -> Tropidopola longicornisCommon Cylindric GrasshopperInfo
Tropidopola longicornis (Fieber, 1853)Info
Truxalis annulata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Truxalis nasuta -> Truxalis viridifasciataInfo
Truxalis nasutus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Truxalis viridifasciata (Krauss, 1902)Info
Tuarega insignis (Lucas, 1851)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uromenus bonneti (Bolívar, I., 1907)Bonnet´s Saddle Bush-cricketInfo
Uromenus bonneti bonneti (Bolivar, 1907)Info
Uromenus innocentii (Bonnet & Finot, 1885)Info
Uromenus innocentii innocentii (Bonnet & Finot, 1885)Info
Uromenus nerii nerii (Vosseler, 1902)Info
Species with WBack  Top
Wernerella picteti -> Sphingonotus pictetiInfo
134 Species in Orthoptera for Tunisia 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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