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Distribution path and Subregions of United Kingdom (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - North Europe - British Isles - United Kingdom
Subregions: Great Britain (England, Scotland, Wales)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in United Kingdom
Class
United Kingdom
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 723 families, 8145 genera, 32838 species
Tree
Subclass
United Kingdom
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 717 families, 8045 genera, 32709 species
Tree
Infraclass
United Kingdom
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 654 families, 7875 genera, 32412 species
Tree
Superorder
United Kingdom
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 71 families, 213 genera, 403 species
Tree
Order
United Kingdom
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 24 families, 104 genera, 192 species
Site
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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
United Kingdom
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     6 families, 33 genera, 71 species
Site
Suborder
United Kingdom
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     17 families, 69 genera, 118 species
Site
Suborder
United Kingdom
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     1 family, 2 genera, 3 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in United Kingdom
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 33 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Baissogryllidae (Gorochov, 1985) - 10 Species
Bintoniellidae (Handlirsch, 1937) - 1 Species
Elcanidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 13 Species
Eospilopteronidae (Cockerell, 1916) - 1 Species
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 3 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 20 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 2 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 6 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 19 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 3 SpeciesScaly crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 4 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 3 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 10 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Protogryllidae (Zeuner, 1937) - 6 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 12 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Regiatidae (Gorochov, 1995) - 1 Species
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 2 SpeciesCamel crickets
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 5 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 38 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 1 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
Vitimiidae (Sharov, 1968) - 1 Species
Xenopteridae (Riek, 1955) - 1 Species
26 Families with 200 Species in United Kingdom
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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in United Kingdom
Species with ANext  
Acheta domesticus (Fabricius, 1787)House cricketInfo
Aenigmoilus minutus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Agrionidium aetna (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Agrionidium obscurum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Alectoria nigricans ()Witch´s Hair LichenInfo
Alectoria ochroleuca ()Witch´s Hair LichenInfo
Alectoria sarmentosa ()Witch´s Hair LichenInfo
Allopterites multilineatus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1920)Info
Anacridium aegyptium (Linnaeus, 1764)Egyptian GrasshopperSite
Ancistrocercus antilope ()Info
Ancistrocercus gazella ()Info
Ancistrocercus nigricornis ()Info
Ancistrocercus parietinus ()Info
Ancistrocercus parietum ()Info
Ancistrocercus quadratus ()Info
Ancistrocercus scoticus ()Info
Ancistrocercus trifasciatus ()Info
Anglogryllus lyristes (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Anglogryllus rotundispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Anhydrophilus brodiei (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Araripegryllus orientalis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Archelcana durnovaria (P. E. S. Whalley, 1985)Info
Archepseudophylla melanospila (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bicolorana roeselii roeselii (Hagenbach, 1822)Info
Bintoniella brodiei (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Brachytrupes membranaceus membranaceus (Drury, 1773)Info
Britannacrida distincta (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cecidomium grandaevum (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Chorthippus albomarginatus (De Geer, 1773)Lesser marsh grasshopperSite
Chorthippus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815)Common Field GrasshopperSite
Chorthippus brunneus brunneus (Thunberg, 1815)Common Field GrasshopperInfo
Chorthippus mollis lesinensis (Krauss, 1888)Info
Chorthippus parallelus -> Pseudochorthippus parallelus parallelusInfo
Chorthippus parallelus parallelus (Zetterstedt, 1821)Info
Chorthippus vagans -> Chorthippus mollis lesinensisHeath grasshopperInfo
Chortoicetes terminifera (Walker, 1870)Australian Plague LocustInfo
Chthonius rayi (L. Koch, 1873)Info
Conocephalus burri (Ebner, 1910)Info
Conocephalus discolor -> Conocephalus guangdongensisInfo
Conocephalus dorsalis -> Conocephalus burriShort-winged coneheadInfo
Conocephalus fuscus (Thunberg, 1815)Long-winged Cone-headInfo
Conocephalus guangdongensis (Shi & Liang, 1997)Info
Cretoxya rasnitsyni (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cyrtophyllites cretaceus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Decticus verrucivorus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Wart-biterInfo
Deinovitimia occidentalis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Diestrammena asynamora (Adelung, 1902)Greenhouse camel cricketInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Endecous onthophagus (Berg, 1891)Info
Eneopterotrypus chopardi (Zeuner, 1937)Info
Euchorthippus elegantulus (Zeuner, 1940)Elegant Straw GrasshopperInfo
Euchorthippus elegantulus elegantulus (Zeuner, 1940)Jersey GrasshopperInfo
Euchorthippus pulvinatus elegantulus -> Euchorthippus elegantulusJersey GrasshopperInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geinitzia carpentieri (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Genentomum subacutum (H. Bolton, 1911)Info
Gerarus danielsi (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Gerarus symmetricus (H. Bolton, 1934)Info
Gomphocerippus rufus (Linnaeus, 1758)Rufous grasshopperInfo
Gryllotalpa gryllotalpa (Linnaeus, 1758)European mole cricketSite
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Gryllus campestris -> Brachytrupes membranaceus membranaceusField cricketInfo
Gryllus lineiceps -> Modicogryllus cypriusInfo
Gryllus oligocenus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Gryllus schindewolfi (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Gryllus vetus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hagla gracilis (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Haglopsis brodiei (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Haglopsis parallela (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Hancockia uncinata (Hesse, 1872)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Karschia talcophila ()Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lepidogryllus parvulus (Walker, 1869)Fast-chirping mottled field cricketInfo
Leptophyes punctatissima (Bosc, 1792)Speckled Bush-CricketSite
Liadolocusta auscultans (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Liassophyllum abbreviatum (F. E. Zeuner, 1935)Info
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Locustopsis bernstorffi (F. E. Geinitz, 1880)Info
Locustopsis bucklandi (P. B. Brodie, 1845)Info
Locustopsis cockerelli (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Locustopsis constricta (F. E. Zeuner, 1942)Info
Locustopsis cubitalis (F. E. Zeuner, 1942)Info
Locustopsis elegans (A. Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Locustopsis gracilis (F. E. Zeuner, 1942)Info
Locustopsis lacoei (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1915)Info
Locustopsis nana (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Locustopsis posterior (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Locustopsis spectabilis (F. E. Zeuner, 1942)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Meconema meridionale (Costa, 1860)Southern oak bush cricketInfo
Meconema thalassinum (De Geer, 1773)Drumming katydidInfo
Melanoplus elater (Strohecker, 1963)Info
Mesogryllus achelous (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Mesolocustopsis anglica (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Mesolocustopsis angusta (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Mesolocustopsis problematica (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Metrioptera brachyptera (Linnaeus, 1761)Bog bush-cricketInfo
Metrioptera roeselii -> Bicolorana roeselii roeseliiSite
Micromacula gracilis (P. E. S. Whalley, 1985)Info
Minelcana dubia (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Minelcana membranacea (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Modicogryllus consobrinus (Saussure, 1877)Info
Modicogryllus cyprius (Saussure, 1877)Info
Mogoplistes squamiger -> Pseudomogoplistes squamigerInfo
Myrmeleotettix maculatus (Thunberg, 1815)Mottled GrasshopperInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nemobius sylvestris (Bosc, 1792)Wood cricketInfo
Notocearagryllus britannicus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Notocearagryllus cordispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Notocearagryllus grandispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oecanthus pellucens (Scopoli, 1763)Italian Tree CricketInfo
Oecanthus pellucens pellucens (Scopoli, 1763)Italian CricketInfo
Oedipoda caerulescens (Linnaeus, 1758)Blue-winged GrasshopperSite
Omocestus rufipes -> Pezotettix giornaeWoodland grasshopperSite
Omocestus viridulus (Sahlberg, 1893)Common green grasshopperInfo
Orichalcum ornatum (P. E. S. Whalley, 1985)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Panorpidium beyrichi (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Panorpidium bimaculatum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Panorpidium liasina (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Panorpidium parvum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Panorpidium proximum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Panorpidium tessellatum (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Panorpidium westwoodi (Handlirsch, 1906)Info
Parelcana anglicana (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Parelcana dubia (A. Handlirsch, 1939)Info
Pezotettix giornae (Rossi, 1794)Common Maquis GrasshopperSite
Phaneroptera falcata (Poda, 1761)Sickle-Bearing Bush-CricketInfo
Pholidoptera griseoaptera (De Geer, 1773)Dark bush-cricketSite
Platycleis albopunctata (Goeze, 1778)Info
Platycleis albopunctata yerseyana (Zeuner, 1940)Info
Platycleis denticulata -> Platycleis albopunctataInfo
Preussia fleischhakii ()Info
Preussia funiculata ()Info
Preussia terricola ()Info
Preussia typharum ()Info
Probaisselcana cretacea (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Procyrtophyllites britannicus (F. E. Zeuner, 1935)Info
Prophasis dubia (Giebel, 1856)Info
Prophasis ignota (Giebel, 1856)Info
Proschistocerca oligocaenica (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Pseudaboilus purbeckensis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Pseudaboilus wealdensis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Pseudochorthippus parallelus parallelus (Tenuis Brullé, 1832)Meadow GrasshopperInfo
Pseudomogoplistes squamiger (Fischer, 1853)Scaly cricketInfo
Pseudomogoplistes vicentae (Gorochov, 1996)Atlantic Beach-cricketInfo
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pteronemobius anglicus (F. E. Zeuner, 1937)Info
Pteronepionites ambigua (H. Bolton, 1921)Info
Pteronepionites lepus (H. Bolton, 1921)Info
Pteronidia plicatula (H. Bolton, 1912)Info
Pterotriamescaptor primus (T. D. A. Cockerell, 1921)Info
Pyrgocorypha subulata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Pyrgomorpha cognata cognata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Regiata scutra (P. E. S. Whalley, 1985)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Scalaeoptera recta (H. Bolton, 1922)Info
Schistocerca alutacea (Harris, 1841)Leather-colored bird grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca americana (Drury, 1770)American grasshopperInfo
Schistocerca americana americana (Drury, 1773)Info
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schistocerca lineata -> Schistocerca alutaceaSpotted bird grasshopperInfo
Sharategia baldocki (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Sharategia batchelorae (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Sharategia davisi (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Speculogryllus acutispeculum (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Sphaerium corneum (Linnaeus, 1758)European FingernailclamInfo
Sphaerium nucleus (S. Studer, 1820)Info
Sphaerium rivicola (Lamarck, 1818)Info
Sphaerium solidum (Normand, 1844)Info
Stenobothrus lineatus (Panzer, 1796)Stripe-winged grasshopperInfo
Stenobothrus stigmaticus (Rambur, 1838)Lesser Mottled GrasshopperInfo
Stethophyma grossum (Linnaeus, 1758)Large marsh grasshopperInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tachycines asynamorus -> Diestrammena asynamoraGreenhouse stone cricketInfo
Tapesia acuformis ()Info
Tapesia callunae ()Info
Tapesia cinerella ()Info
Tapesia evilescens ()Info
Tapesia fusca ()Info
Tapesia lividofusca ()Info
Tapesia rosae ()Info
Tapesia strobilicola ()Info
Tapesia toruloides ()Info
Tapesia villosa ()Info
Tapesia yallundae ()Info
Termitidium ignotum (J. O. Westwood, 1854)Info
Tetrix ceperoi (Bolivar, 1887)Cepero´s groundhopperInfo
Tetrix subulata (Linnaeus, 1758)Slender groundhopperInfo
Tetrix undulata (Sowerby, 1806)Common groundhopperInfo
Tettigoilus sonorus (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Tettigonia viridissima (Linnaeus, 1758)Great Green Bush-CricketInfo
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xenogyrinus natans (Brodie, 1845)Info
Xeroptera obtusata (H. Bolton, 1922)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zalmona brodiei (C. G. Giebel, 1856)Info
Zessinia borealis (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Zeunerella prior (A. V. Gorochov, 2006)Info
Zeuneroptera scotica (F. E. Zeuner, 1939)Info
192 Species in Orthoptera for United Kingdom 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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