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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Mantidae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Mantidae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Entomology, CalPhotos, Egypt Species List, Animal Diversity Web, Moorea Biocode, IUCN, Albania Species List, Algeria Species List, Austria Species List, Belarus Species List, Australia Species List, Bosnia and Herzegovina Species List, Brazil Species List, Bulgaria Species List, Cambodia Species List, Cameroon Species List, Canada Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Costa Rica Species List, Croatia Species List, Cyprus Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Ghana Species List, Greece Species List, Guam Species List, Guatemala Species List, Haiti Species List, Hong Kong Species List, Hungary Species List, India Species List, Israel Species List, Italy Species List, Ivory Coast Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Kenya Species List, Kosovo Species List, Lithuania Species List, Luxembourg Species List, Madagascar Species List, Malaysia Species List, Montenegro Species List, Myanmar Species List, New Zealand Species List, Nicaragua Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Peru Species List, Paraguay Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Puerto Rico Species List, Reunion Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Saudi Arabia Species List, Senegal Species List, Serbia Species List, Singapore Species List, Slovakia Species List, Slovenia Species List, South Korea Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Switzerland Species List, Taiwan Species List, Tanzania Species List, Tunisia Species List, Turkey Species List, Ukraine Species List, Vietnam Species List, Uruguay Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Furui 2020

Alternative Names

Bactromantis Scudder 1896
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Choeradodidae
Subjective synonym according to Paleobiology Database
Cotigaonopsis Vyjayandi 2009
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Macracanthopus Uvarov 1940
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Manteidae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Mekongomantis Schwarz, Ehrmann & Shcherbakov 2018
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Montamantis Yang 1999
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeomantis Bolton 1917
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeomantis Handlirsch 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Popa Stål 1856
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Prochoeradodis Piton 1940
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sinaiella Uvarov 1924
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphrodropoda
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stagmomantus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tenospilota Roy & Ehrmann 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

praying mantises preferred
praying mantis
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Arabic

سراعيف مصلية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

същински богомолки preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

Màntid preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Imádkozó sáskák preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Manto preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

カマキリ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Kurdish

Balbalok preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Naakaii náásééł íiyisígíí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

آخوندکان preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

modliszkowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Bọ ngựa preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Mantidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Opisthokonta
Metazoa
Bilateria
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
Arthropoda
Pancrustacea
Hexapoda
Insecta
Pterygota
Neoptera
Polyneoptera
Dictyoptera
Mantodea
Mantidae (this page)

GBIF classification

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Mantodea
Mantidae (this page)
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