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Distribution path and Subregions of Uganda (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Uganda
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Uganda
Class
Uganda
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 347 families, 3773 genera, 12660 species
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Subclass
Uganda
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 346 families, 3772 genera, 12659 species
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Infraclass
Uganda
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 327 families, 3677 genera, 12333 species
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Superorder
Uganda
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 27 families, 227 genera, 436 species
Tree
Order
Uganda
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 7 families, 118 genera, 207 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
Uganda
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     5 families, 90 genera, 162 species
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Suborder
Uganda
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     2 families, 28 genera, 45 species
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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Uganda
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 129 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 5 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Lentulidae (Dirsh, 1956) - 2 SpeciesLentulid Grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 20 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 4 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 40 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 7 Species
7 Families with 207 Species in Uganda


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Uganda
Species with ANext  
Acanthacris elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1932)Info
Acanthacris ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Info
Acorypha johnstoni (Kirby, 1902)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acridoderes crassus (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Acridoderes strenua (Walker, 1870)Info
Acrotylus elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Acrotylus patruelis (Herrich-schaffer, 1838)Slender Digging GrasshopperInfo
Afrocriotettix durus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Afrocriotettix durus humilis (Rehn, J.a.g., 1914)Info
Afromastax rubricosta (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Afroxyrrhepes obscuripes (Uvarov, 1943)Info
Aiolopus longicornis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Anablepia elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Anacridium melanorhodon (Walker, 1870)Info
Anacridium melanorhodon arabafrum (Dirsh & Uvarov, 1953)Info
Anacridium wernerellum (Karny, 1907)Info
Anaxipha karschi (Karny, 1907)Info
Anoedopoda erosa (Karsch, 1891)Info
Anoedopoda lamellata (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Arantia ugandana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Atlasacris peculiaris (Rehn, 1914)Info
Auloserpusia miniaticeps (Ramme, 1929)Info
Auloserpusia phoeniconota (Jago, 1970)Info
Auloserpusia poecila (Jago, 1970)Info
Auloserpusia stilpnochlora (Jago, 1970)Info
Auloserpusia synpicta (Jago, 1970)Info
Auloserpusia zeuneri (Ramme, 1929)Info
Auloserpusia zeuneri toroensis (Jago, 1970)Info
Auloserpusia zeuneri zeuneriopsis (Jago, 1970)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bocagella acutipennis (Miller, 1932)Info
Bocagella acutipennis hirsuta (Kevan, D.k.m., 1956)Info
Brachycrotaphus elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Brachyphlaeobella achilles (Jago, 1983)Info
Bryophyma debilis (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cannula gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Grass-mimicking GrasshopperInfo
Cardeniopsis nigropunctata (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Cardeniopsis nigropunctatus -> Cardeniopsis nigropunctataInfo
Cataloipus oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Catantops captiosus -> Exopropacris captiosusInfo
Catantops melanostictus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Catantopsilus ugandanus (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Catoptropteryx ambigua (Huxley, 1970)Info
Chirista compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chirista compta compta (Walker, 1870)Info
Chromothericles pulchripes (Descamps, 1977)Info
Chrotogonus hemipterus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Conocephalus conocephalus (Linnaeus, 1767)Pygmy Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus iris (Serville, 1838)Info
Conocephalus laetus (Redtenbacher, 1891)Sorghum meadow katydidInfo
Conocephalus maculatus (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Coryphosima centralis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Coryphosima elgonensis (Uvarov, 1930)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Crucinotacris cruciata (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescens (Walker, 1870)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa unicolor -> Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa flavescensInfo
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyleurotettix infaustus (Walker, 1871)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Dnopherula obliquifrons (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Drepanophyllum furcatum (Ragge, 1962)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Enyaliopsis carolinus (Sjöstedt, 1913)Info
Eucoptacra brevidens (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Eucoptacra gowdeyi (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Exopropacris captiosus (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Eyprepocnemis brachyptera (Bruner, 1910)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Lamenting GrasshopperInfo
Eyprepocnemis plorans ibandana (Giglio-tos, 1907)Info
Eyprepocnemis plorans plorans (Charpentier, 1825)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fulvoscirtes kilimandjaricus (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus africanus (Saussure, 1889)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus vitripennis (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus mirabilis (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gowdeya picta (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Gymnobothroides hypsophilia (Jago, 1968)Info
Gymnobothrus cruciatus (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Gymnobothrus gracilis (Ramme, 1931)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus longicornis (Ramme, 1931)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hadrolecocatantops kissenjianus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Hemiacris uvarovi (Ramme, 1929)Info
Heteracris coerulescens (Stål, 1876)Info
Heteracris vinacea (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Heteropternis couloniana (Saussure, 1884)Info
Horatosphaga concava (Ragge, 1960)Info
Horatosphaga heteromorpha (Karsch, 1889)Info
Horatosphaga leggei (Kirby, 1909)Info
Horatosphaga linearis (Rehn, 1914)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Karniella crassicerca (Hemp, 2010)Info
Kraussaria corallinipes (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Leptacris monteiroi (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Madiga stettinensis -> Spalacomimus stettinensisInfo
Meloimorpha japonica (Haan, 1842)SuzumushiInfo
Mesopsera filum (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Metaxymecus gracilipes (Brancsik, 1895)Info
Morphacris aurantiaca (Uvarov, B.p., 1921)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Odontomelus gyliotelus (Jago, 1995)Info
Odontomelus kwidschwianus (Rehn, 1914)Info
Odontomelus pallidus (Sjöstedt, 1912)Info
Odontomelus pseudopallidus (Jago, 1995)Info
Oedaleus flavus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Oedaleus flavus somaliensis (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Oedaleus nigeriensis (Uvarov, 1926)Info
Oncothericles griseus (Descamps, 1977)Info
Oncothericles ougandae (Descamps, 1977)Info
Ornithacris cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris cyanea cyanea (Stoll, 1813)Info
Ornithacris turbida (Walker, 1870)Info
Orthochtha brachycnemis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Oshwea dubiosa (Ramme, 1929)Info
Ottotettix smaragdopoda (Braun, 2011)Emerald-legged KatydidInfo
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxyaeida carli (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Oxycatantops spissus (Walker, 1870)Info
Oxyecous undulatus (Ragge, 1956)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paracinema acutipennis (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Paracoptacra cauta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Paralobopoma viridifrons (Jago, 1983)Info
Parapropacris notatus (Karsch, 1891)Info
Parapropacris rhodoptera (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Parapropacris simplex (Uvarov, B.p., 1923)Info
Parasphena elgonensis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Parasphena mauensis (Kevan, 1948)Info
Parasphena mauensis mauensis (Kevan, D.k.m., 1948)Info
Paratettix scaber (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pardalota asymmetrica (Karsch, 1896)Info
Pezocatantops kinangopi (Uvarov, 1941)Info
Pezocatantops lobipennis (Sjöstedt, 1933)Info
Phaeocatantops concolor (Karny, 1917)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeophilacris bukobiana (Rehn, 1914)Info
Phalinus uvarovi -> Hemiacris uvaroviInfo
Phaneroptera longispina (Ragge, 1956)Info
Phaneroptera magna (Ragge, 1956)Info
Phaneroptera nana sparsa -> Phaneroptera sparsaInfo
Phaneroptera sparsa (Stål, 1857)Arabian Sickle Bush-cricketInfo
Phlaurocentrum tuberosum (Ragge, 1962)Info
Phlesirtes kilimandjaricus -> Fulvoscirtes kilimandjaricusInfo
Phryganomelus auriventer (Jago, 1983)Info
Phryganomelus phalangidus (Jago, 1983)Info
Phymateus aegrotus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phymateus viridipes (Stål, 1873)Info
Phymateus viridipes brunneri (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Phymateus viridipes viridipes (Stål, 1873)Green Milkweed LocustInfo
Phymeurus granulatus (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Phyteumas purpurascens (Karsch, 1896)Info
Phyteumas purpurascens purpurascens (Karsch, 1896)Info
Plagiotriptus hippiscus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Plangia graminea (Serville, 1838)Info
Pnorisa squalus (Stål, 1861)Info
Podogryllus amplipennis (Chopard, 1932)Info
Podogryllus aruensis (Otte, 1983)Info
Protanita fusiformis (Sjöstedt, 1929)Info
Pseudorhynchus pungens (Schaum, 1853)Info
Pseudorhynchus pungens werneri (Karny, 1907)Info
Pterotiltus hollisi (Rowell, 2005)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rastafaria amplificata (Johnston, 1937)Info
Rastafaria amplificata morotoensis (Jago, 1968)Info
Ritchiella uvarovi (Sjöstedt, 1924)Info
Roduniella insipida (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ruspolia differens (Serville, 1838)Info
Ruspolia paraplesia (Karny, 1907)Info
Ruspolia paraplesia mpangae (Bailey, W.j., 1975)Info
Ruspolia ruthae (Bailey, 1975)Info
Ruspolia ruthae ruthae (Bailey, W.j., 1975)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Serpusia lemarineli (Bolivar, 1911)Info
Spalacomimus stettinensis (Weidner, 1941)Info
Spathosternum pygmaeum (Karsch, 1893)Info
Sphingonotus picteti (Krauss, 1892)Tenerife Sand GrasshopperInfo
Staurocleis magnifica (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Stenocrobylus diversicornis (Uvarov, 1923)Info
Stenohippus xanthus (Karny, 1907)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tapesia grisea -> Dictyophorus griseus griseusInfo
Taphronota calliparea -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota calliparea calliparea (Schaum, 1853)Info
Taphronota calliparea dimidiata -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota grandis (Kevan, 1975)Info
Thamithericles birunga (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Thamithericles birunga birunga (Sjöstedt, 1923)Info
Thyridorhoptrum baileyi (Pitkin, 1977)Info
Trichocatantops villosus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Tylopsis fissa (Ragge, 1964)Info
Tylopsis irregularis (Karsch, 1893)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Usambilla sagonai (Ramme, 1929)Info
Usambilla sagonai fractolineata (Jago, 1981)Info
Species with WBack  Next  Top
Wernerella picteti -> Sphingonotus pictetiInfo
Species with ZBack  Top
Zabalius lineolatus (Stål, 1873)Info
Zonocerus elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Zonocerus elegans elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Elegant GrasshopperInfo
207 Species in Orthoptera for Uganda 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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