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Distribution path and Subregions of USA (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - USA
Subregions: Alabama (Mobile, Montgomery), Alaska, Arizona (Apache, Cochise, Graham, Maricopa, Mohave, Pima, Yavapai), Arkansas, California (San Bernardino County), Colorado (Mesa County, Teller County), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois (Vermilion County), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (Wellington Formation), Kentucky, Lake Erie Islands, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (Val Verde), Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West USA (Green River Formation), West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in USA
Class
USA
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 981 families, 17334 genera, 111091 species
Tree
Subclass
USA
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 970 families, 17196 genera, 110898 species
Tree
Infraclass
USA
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 890 families, 16853 genera, 109292 species
Tree
Superorder
USA
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 140 families, 838 genera, 3589 species
Tree
Order
USA
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 30 families, 401 genera, 1930 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
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
USA
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     10 families, 199 genera, 1065 species
Site
Suborder
USA
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     18 families, 193 genera, 848 species
Site
Suborder
USA
    Titanoptera (Sharov, 1968)
     1 family, 7 genera, 11 species
Superfamily
USA
    Blattacea (Sellards, 1904)
     1 family, 2 genera, 6 species

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Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in USA
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 952 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anelcanidae (Carpenter, 1986) - 2 Species
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 4 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Chorotypidae (Stål, 1873) - 1 Species
Eumastacidae (Burr, 1898) - 19 SpeciesMatchstick grasshoppers
Geraridae (Scudder, 1885) - 11 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 6 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 151 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Gryllotalpidae (Saussure, 1870) - 16 SpeciesMole crickets
Haglidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 4 Species
Locustopsidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 2 Species
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 25 SpeciesScaly crickets
Myrmecophilidae (Saussure, 1874) - 9 SpeciesAnt-loving crickets
Oedischiidae (Handlirsch, 1906) - 3 Species
Paleoblattidae (Scudder, 1879) - 6 Species
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 2 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Permelcanidae (Sharov, 1962) - 2 Species
Permoraphidiidae (Tillyard, 1932) - 2 Species
Podoscirtidae (Saussure, 1878) - 15 Species
Prophalangopsidae (Saussure, 1878) - 7 SpeciesHump-winged grigs
Pruvostitidae (Zalessky, 1929) - 4 Species
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 4 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Rhaphidophoridae (Walker, 1869) - 140 SpeciesCamel crickets
Romaleidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1893) - 22 SpeciesLubber grasshoppers
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 16 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tanaoceridae (Rehn, 1948) - 2 SpeciesTanaocerids
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 51 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 441 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thueringoedischiidae (Zessin, 1997) - 1 Species
Tridactylidae (Saussure, 1874) - 11 SpeciesPygmy mole crickets
30 Families with 1931 Species in USA
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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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