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Distribution path and Subregions of Zimbabwe (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - East Africa - Zimbabwe
Subregions: North Zimbabwe (Mashonaland)
Taxonomy for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Zimbabwe
Class
Zimbabwe
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 390 families, 4431 genera, 12785 species
Tree
Subclass
Zimbabwe
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 388 families, 4424 genera, 12777 species
Tree
Infraclass
Zimbabwe
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 374 families, 4349 genera, 12569 species
Tree
Superorder
Zimbabwe
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 36 families, 278 genera, 531 species
Tree
Order
Zimbabwe
Orthoptera (Latreille, 1793) (Locusts) - Systematics
 13 families, 150 genera, 258 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
Zimbabwe
    Caelifera (Geoffroy, 1764) (Short-horned grasshoppers)
     7 families, 110 genera, 188 species
Site
Suborder
Zimbabwe
    Ensifera (Lesson, 1843) (Locusts)
     6 families, 40 genera, 70 species
Site

Family overview for Orthoptera (Locusts) in Zimbabwe
Acrididae (Macleay, 1819) - 121 SpeciesShort-horned grasshoppers
Anostostomatidae (Saussure, 1859) - 6 SpeciesWetas and King Crickets
Euschmidtiidae (Rehn, 1948) - 3 Species
Gryllacrididae (Blanchard, 1845) - 1 SpeciesLeaf-rolling crickets
Gryllidae (Bolivar, 1878) - 11 SpeciesTrue Crickets
Lentulidae (Dirsh, 1956) - 3 SpeciesLentulid Grasshoppers
Mogoplistidae (Saussure, 1877) - 2 SpeciesScaly crickets
Pamphagidae (Burmeister, 1840) - 11 SpeciesToad grasshoppers
Pyrgomorphidae (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1874) - 28 SpeciesPyrgomorphs
Stenopelmatidae (Burmeister, 1838) - 1 SpeciesJerusalem crickets
Tetrigidae (Rambur, 1838) - 5 SpeciesGroundhoppers
Tettigoniidae (Krauss, 1902) - 49 SpeciesLong-horned grasshoppers
Thericleidae (Burr, 1899) - 17 Species
13 Families with 258 Species in Zimbabwe


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Species overview - Checklist for Orthoptera in Zimbabwe
Species with ANext  
Acanthacris ruficornis ruficornis (Fabricius, 1787)Garden LocustInfo
Acanthoplus discoidalis (Walker, 1869)SetotojaneInfo
Acauloplax exigua (Karsch, 1891)Info
Acilacris incisus (Naskrecki, 1996)Info
Acorypha ferrifer (Walker, 1870)Info
Acorypha laticosta (Karsch, 1896)Info
Acorypha nigrovariegata (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Acorypha nigrovariegata tibialis (Kirby, W.f., 1902)Info
Acorypha pallidicornis (Stål, 1876)Info
Acrida acuminata (Stål, 1873)Info
Acrida bicolor (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Acrida sulphuripennis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Acrida turrita (Linnaeus, 1758)Long-headed grasshopperInfo
Acrophymus lobipennis (Miller, 1949)Info
Acrophymus rossi (Dirsh, 1963)Info
Acrophymus squamipennis (Brancsik, 1897)Info
Acrotylus diana (Karny, 1910)Info
Acrotylus furcifer (Saussure, 1888)Info
Aiolopus meruensis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Aiolopus thalassinus (Fabricius, 1781)Grüne StrandschreckeInfo
Amblyphymus matopo (Dirsh, 1956)Info
Amblyphymus miniatus (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Amblyphymus rubidus (Brown, 1959)Info
Amyttacta rhodesica (Beier, 1965)Info
Anablepia pilosa (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Anacridium moestum (Serville, 1838)Tree LocustInfo
Anarytropteris chirinda (Rentz, 1988)Info
Aneuryphymus erythropus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Aneuryphymus rhodesianus (Uvarov, 1922)Info
Anthermus granosus (Stål, 1878)Info
Arachnocephalus angustifrons (Chopard, 1955)Info
Arantia fasciata (Walker, 1869)Info
Arantia gabunensis (Brunner Von Wattenwyl, 1891)Info
Arantia spinulosa -> Arantia fasciataInfo
Aulacobothrus dorsatas (Bolívar, I., 1912)Info
Aulacobothrus dorsatus (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Aulacobothrus marshalli -> Aulacobothrus dorsatusInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Berengueria rotundifrons (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Brachycrotaphus buttneri (Karsch, 1896)Info
Brachycrotaphus tryxalicerus (Fischer, 1853)Savanna GrasshopperInfo
Brachytrupes membranaceus (Drury, 1770)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 cognatus (Walker, 1870)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Cataloipus oberthuri oberthuri (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Cataloipus pulcher (Sjöstedt, 1929)Info
Catantops melanostictus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Catoptropteryx aurita (Huxley, 1970)Info
Chirindites odendaali (Ramme, 1929)Info
Chrotogonus hemipterus (Schaum, 1853)Info
Clonia vittata (Thunberg, 1789)Info
Clonia wahlbergi -> Clonia zernyi wahlbergiInfo
Clonia zernyi wahlbergi (Stål, 1855)Info
Conchotopoda belcki (Karsch, 1887)Info
Conocephalus longiceps (Péringuey, 1916)Info
Conocephalus rhodesianus (Péringuey, 1916)Info
Coryphosima stenoptera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Coryphosima vumbaensis (Miller, 1949)Info
Crucinotacris cruciata (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Cultrinotus poultoni (Bolivar, 1915)Info
Cyathosternum roseum (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Cymatomera paradoxa (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Cymatomerella spilophora (Walker, 1870)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa (Stoll, 1813)Info
Cyrtacanthacris aeruginosa aeruginosa (Stoll, 1813)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Cyrtacanthacris tatarica tatarica (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dasyleurotettix infaustus (Walker, 1871)Info
Derectaotus latifrons (Chopard, 1962)Info
Dictyophorus griseus (Reiche & Fairmaire, 1849)Info
Dictyophorus griseus griseus (Fairmaire & L.j. Reiche, 1847)Info
Dioncomena grandis (Ragge, 1980)Info
Dnopherula cruciata -> Crucinotacris cruciataInfo
Dnopherula pictipes (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Duronia chloronota (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eleutherotheca fungosa (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Enyaliopsis binduranus (Péringuey, 1916)Info
Enyaliopsis durandi (Lucas, 1884)Info
Enyaliopsis petersi (Schaum, 1853)Info
Enyaliopsis selindae (Glenn, 1991)Info
Enyaliopsis transvaalensis (Péringuey, 1916)Info
Eremidium manicaense (Brown, 2012)Info
Eucoptacra sheffieldi (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Eupropacris rammei (Miller, 1936)Info
Eurycorypha cereris (Stål, 1857)Info
Eurycorypha cuspidata (Krauss, 1901)Info
Eurycorypha lesnei (Chopard, 1935)Info
Eurycorypha meruensis (Sjöstedt, 1910)Info
Eurycorypha stylata (Stål, 1873)Info
Euryphymus tuberculatus (Martínez Y Fernández-castillo, 1898)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gastrimargus africanus (Saussure, 1889)Info
Gastrimargus determinatus vitripennis (Saussure, 1888)Info
Gastrimargus marmoratus (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gastrimargus verticalis verticalis (Saussure, 1884)Info
Gastrimargus wahlbergii (Stål, 1873)Info
Grylloderes cockbilli (Chopard, 1954)Info
Gryllus argenteus (Chopard, 1954)Info
Gryllus bimaculatus -> Pternoscirta bimaculataAfrican field cricketInfo
Gymnobothrus flaviventris (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Gymnobothrus lineaalba (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Gymnobothrus temporalis temporalis (Stål, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemiacris fervens (Walker, 1870)Info
Henicothericles spectabilis (Descamps, 1977)Info
Henicus ferox (Péringuey, 1916)Info
Heteropternis couloniana (Saussure, 1884)Info
Heteropternis minor (Saussure, 1899)Info
Heteropternis pugnax (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Heteropternis thoracica (Walker, 1870)Info
Hollisia nigropicta (Descamps, 1977)Info
Hoplolopha pinheyi (Dirsh, 1958)Info
Horatosphaga media (Ragge, 1960)Info
Horatosphaga serrifera (Schaum, 1853)Info
Humbe tenuicornis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Jasomenia sansibara (Karsch, 1896)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kraussaria prasina (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lamarckiana bolivariana (Saussure, 1887)Info
Lamarckiana cucullata (Stoll, 1813)Info
Lamarckiana nasuta (Saussure, 1887)Info
Lamarckiana punctosa (Walker, 1870)Info
Lobosceliana brevicornis (Bolivar, 1915)Info
Lobosceliana cinerascens (Stål, 1873)Info
Lobosceliana femoralis (Walker, 1870)Info
Lobosceliana loboscelis (Schaum, 1853)Info
Loboschmidtia milleri (Descamps, 1964)Info
Locusta migratoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Migratory LocustInfo
Lophothericles dirshi (Descamps, 1977)Info
Lophothericles disparilis (Bolivar, 1914)Info
Lophothericles mayungudsi (Descamps, 1977)Info
Lophothericles shabani (Descamps, 1977)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Machaeridia conspersa (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Macrogryllus capitatus (Chopard, 1954)Info
Marshallacris africanus (Hancock, 1909)Info
Maura marshalli (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Megalotheca longiceps -> Conocephalus longicepsInfo
Melidia brunneri (Stål, 1876)Info
Meruana liriomyzae (Boucek, 1988)Info
Mesopsera filum (Bolivar, 1890)Info
Mesopsis hessei (Uvarov, 1929)Info
Mesopsis laticornis (Krauss, 1877)Info
Microcentrum rhombifolium (Saussure, 1859)Greater angle-wingInfo
Microusambilla cylindricollis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Morphacris fasciata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Morphopoides folipes (Hancock, 1909)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nasidius karnyi (Chopard, 1950)Info
Nasidius longicauda (Karny, 1929)Info
Nasidius monachus (Péringuey, 1916)Info
Nasidius whellani (Chopard, 1950)Info
Neogryllopsis transversalis (Otte, 1983)Info
Neogryllopsis zimbabwensis (Otte, 1983)Info
Nomadacris septemfasciata (Serville, 1839)Red LocustInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Ochrophlebia cafra ligneola (Serville, 1838)Info
Ochrophlegma violacea (Stål, 1876)Info
Oedaleus carvalhoi (Bolivar, 1889)Info
Oedaleus flavus somaliensis (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Oedaleus nigrofasciatus (De Geer, 1773)Info
Oedaleus plenus plenus (Walker, 1870)Info
Oncothericles isolatus (Descamps, 1977)Info
Onosandridus deceptor (Péringuey, 1916)Info
Ophthalmothericles variegatus (Descamps, 1977)Info
Oraistes luridus (Karsch, 1896)Info
Ornithacris pictula magnifica (Bolivar, 1882)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dasycnemis dasycnemis (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Orthochtha dimorphipes (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Orthochtha nigricornis prasina (Bolivar, 1912)Info
Oxya hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxya hyla hyla (Serville, 1831)Info
Oxycatantops adustus (Walker, 1870)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralentula candidoi (Ramme, 1929)Info
Parapropacris ebneri (Ramme, 1929)Info
Parga musanae (Sjöstedt, 1931)Info
Parga xanthoptera -> Parga musanaeInfo
Phaeocatantops decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops decoratus decoratus (Gerstaecker, 1869)Info
Phaeocatantops sulphureus (Walker, 1870)Info
Phaeophilacris picta (Chopard, 1969)Info
Phaeophilacris spectrum (Saussure, 1878)Info
Phaneroptera nana (Fieber, 1853)Mediterranean katydidInfo
Phaneroptera nana sparsa -> Phaneroptera sparsaInfo
Phaneroptera sparsa (Stål, 1857)Arabian Sickle Bush-cricketInfo
Phymateus baccatus -> Phymateus bolivari compressicollisInfo
Phymateus bolivari compressicollis (Bolivar, 1904)Info
Phymateus morbillosus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Phymateus morbillosus morbillosus (Linnaeus, 1758)Common Milkweed LocustInfo
Phymateus viridipes (Stål, 1873)Info
Phymateus viridipes viridipes (Stål, 1873)Green Milkweed LocustInfo
Phyteumas whellani (Dirsh, 1953)Info
Plangia compressa (Walker, 1869)Info
Plangia graminea (Serville, 1838)Info
Plangia laminifera -> Pseudoplangia laminiferaInfo
Pnorisa squalus (Stål, 1861)Info
Poecilocerastis striata (Ramme, 1929)Info
Poecilocerastis striata poultoni (Ramme, 1929)Info
Pseudamatonga strigilifer (Miller, 1936)Info
Pseudharpethericles taurus (Descamps, 1977)Info
Pseudoarcyptera bolivari (Uvarov, 1953)Info
Pseudoarcyptera cephalica (Bolívar, I., 1909)Info
Pseudolebinthus africanus (Robillard, 2006)Info
Pseudoplangia laminifera (Karsch, 1896)Info
Pseudothericles jallae (Griffini, 1897)Info
Pseudothericles jallae jallae (Griffini, 1897)Info
Pseudotristria manicae (Miller, 1949)Info
Pternoscirta bimaculata (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Punctisphena pustulata (Kevan, 1961)Info
Pycnodictya obscura (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Pyrgomorpha cognata (Krauss, 1877)Info
Pyrgomorpha conica conica (Olivier, 1791)Info
Pyrgomorpha granulata (Stål, 1875)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhachitopis brachypterus (Naskrecki, 1992)Info
Rhodesiana maculata (Dirsh, 1959)Info
Ruspolia aostae (Karny, 1920)Info
Ruspolia consobrina (Walker, 1869)Info
Ruspolia differens (Serville, 1838)Info
Ruspolia knipperi (Otte, 1996)Info
Ruspolia nitidula (Scopoli, 1786)Large Cone-headInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schistocerca gregaria (Forskål, 1775)Desert locustInfo
Schulthessiella difficilis (Descamps, 1977)Info
Schulthessiella forficata (Descamps, 1977)Info
Schulthessiella odzaniae (Descamps, 1977)Info
Schulthessiella sellata (Descamps, 1977)Info
Sia pinguis (Walker, 1869)Info
Spathosternum nigrotaeniatum (Stål, 1876)Info
Sphodromerus gilli (Uvarov, 1929)Info
Stenoscepa gracilis (Kevan, 1956)Info
Stenoscepa obscura (Kevan, 1962)Info
Stenothericles porcellus (Miller, 1936)Info
Stictogryllacris lyrata (Kirby, 1899)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tanita rosea (Bolivar, 1908)Info
Taphronota calliparea -> Taphronota grandisInfo
Taphronota calliparea calliparea (Schaum, 1853)Info
Taphronota calliparea poultoni -> Taphronota calliparea callipareaInfo
Taphronota grandis (Kevan, 1975)Info
Taphronota stali (Bolivar, 1884)Info
Tettiella latipes (Stål, 1877)Info
Thericles asellus (Miller, 1936)Info
Tmetonota abrupta (Walker, 1870)Info
Trachytettix bufo bufo (Costa, O.g., 1864)Info
Trichocatantops villosus (Karsch, 1893)Info
Trilophidia conturbata (Walker, 1870)Info
Truxalis burtti (Dirsh, 1950)Info
Truxaloides braziliensis (Drury, 1770)Info
Truxaloides coeruleipennis (Ramme, 1929)Info
Tylopsis bilineolata (Serville, 1838)Info
Tylopsis continua (Walker, 1869)Info
Tylopsis rubrescens (Kirby, 1900)Info
Species with VBack  Next  Top
Vansoniacris rubricornis (Dirsh, 1958)Info
Velarifictorus whelleni (Chopard, 1954)Info
Vitticatantops fasciatus (Karny, 1907)Info
Species with XBack  Next  Top
Xenoschmidtia inyangana (Descamps, 1973)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zabalius aridus (Walker, 1869)Info
Zimbabwea saxicola (Miller, 1949)Info
Zonocerus elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Info
Zonocerus elegans elegans (Thunberg, 1815)Elegant GrasshopperInfo
258 Species in Orthoptera for Zimbabwe 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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