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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Supercohort: Polyneoptera
Cohort: Dictyoptera
Ordo: Mantodea

Familia: Toxoderidae
Genera: Aethalochroa - Belomantis - Calamothespis - Cheddikulama - Dorymantis - Euthyphleps - Loxomantis - Oestomantis - Paratoxodera - Pareuthyphlebs - Toxodera - Toxoderella - Toxoderopsis - Toxomantis


Toxoderidae Giglio-Tos, 1919

Roy, R. 2009: Révision des Toxoderini sensu novo (Mantodea, Toxoderinae). Revue suisse de zoologie, 116(1): 93–183. BHL

Vernacular names
中文: 扁尾螳科(箭螳科)

Toxoderidae[1] is a family of praying mantises.[2]

Subordinate taxa

The Mantodea Species File[3] lists:
Subfamily Compsothespinae

Genus: Compsothespis Saussure, 1872

Subfamily Heterochaetinae

Genus: Heterochaeta [es] Westwood, 1845

Subfamily Oxyothespinae

Tribe Heterochaetulini

Genus: Heterochaetula Wood-Mason, 1889

Tribe Oxyothespini

Genus: Acithespis Giglio-Tos, 1916
Genus: Lobothespis La Greca & Lombardo, 1987
Genus: Oxyothespis Saussure, 1870
Genus: Paraseverinia Lombardo, 1991
Genus: Severinia Finot, 1902
Genus: Sinaiella Karsch, 1892
Genus: Somalithespis Lombardo, 1991

Subfamily Toxoderinae

Distribution: includes Africa, Middle-East, Asia

Tribe Aethalochroini

Genus: Aethalochroa Wood-Mason, 1877
Genus: Oestomantis Giglio-Tos, 1914
Genus: Pareuthyphlebs Werner, 1928

Tribe Calamothespini

Distribution: Africa

Genus: Belomantis Giglio-Tos, 1914
Genus: Calamothespis Werner, 1907
Genus: Toxomantis Giglio-Tos, 1914

Tribe Toxoderini

Genus: Metatoxodera Roy, 2009
Genus: Paratoxodera Wood-Mason, 1889
Genus: Protoxodera Roy, 2009
Genus: Stenotoxodera Roy, 2009
Genus: Toxodera Serville, 1837

Tribe Toxoderopsini

Genus: Euthyphleps Wood-Mason, 1889
Genus: Toxodanuria Uvarov, 1940
Genus: Toxoderella Giglio-Tos, 1914
Genus: Toxoderopsis Wood-Mason, 1889

See also

List of mantis genera and species


Giglio-Tos E (1919) Bull. Soc. ent. Ital. 49: 74
ITIS Catalogue of Life
Mantodea Species File (Version 5.0/5.0; retrieved 2 December 2020)

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