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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
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: Anartioptera
Magnordo: Polyorthoptera
Superordo: Orthopterida
Ordo: Phasmatodea
Subordo: Verophasmatodea
Infraordo: Areolatae
Superfamilia: Bacilloidea

Familia: Bacillidae
Genus: Bacillus
Species: …

Bacillus (Bacillidae) Berthold, 1827

Bacillus is a stick insect genus, common in Europe and North Africa.


The Phasmida Species File[1] lists:

Bacillus atticus - Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1882
Bacillus grandii - Nascetti & Bullini, 1982
Bacillus inermis - (Thunberg, 1815)
Bacillus lynceorum - Bullini, Nascetti & Bianchi Bullini, 1984
Bacillus rossius - Rossi, 1788 - type species
Bacillus whitei - Nascetti & Bullini, 1981

Bacillus atticus atticus is an endemic species found in Greece and Bacillus rossius is found in Europe.
See also

List of Phasmatodea of Australia: Bacillus peristhenellus is a synonym of Hyrtacus caurus (Tepper, 1905).[2]


Phasmida Species File
Phasmida Species File: Hyrtacus caurus

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