IGM Mantodea Numbering system. Used in Germany

 Mantodea Numbering System IGM-IG is a German abbreviation for "interest group". The IGMs goal is to bring together mantid information and mantid enthusiast from any kind: private breeders and keepers are welcome to join as well as scientists are.

IGM No.  genus  species  family  Country 
1 Sphodromantis lineola Mantidae West Africa
2 Hierodula membranacea Mantidae India, 
3 Gongylus gongylodes Empusidae India, 
4 Miomantis paykullii Mantidae Egypt, 
5 Polyspilota aeruginosa Mantidae West Africa
6 Parasphendale affinis Mantidae Tanzania, 
7 Parasphendale agrionina Mantidae East Africa
8 Hymenopus coronatus Hymenopodidae Malaysia, Malaysian Peninsula, Merapoh
9 Blepharopsis mendica Empusidae North Africa
10 Phyllocrania paradoxa Hymenopodidae East Africa
11 Creobroter pictipennis Hymenopodidae Sri Lanka, 
12 Creobroter gemmatus Hymenopodidae East Asia
13 Sibylla pretiosa Sibyllidae South Africa
14 Sibylla pretiosa Sibyllidae Kenya, coastal region
15 Deroplatys desiccata Mantidae Malaysia, Malaysian Peninsula, Merapoh
16 Deroplatys lobata Mantidae Malaysia, Malaysian Peninsula, Merapoh
17 Deroplatys lobata Mantidae Malaysia, Tapah Hills, Ipoh
18 Deroplatys trigonodera Mantidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
19 Euchomenella cf. heteroptera Mantidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
20 Hierodula cf. tenuis Mantidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
21 Ameles decolor Mantidae France, South France, Manosque
22 Ameles spallanzania Mantidae France, Mediterranean coast, Cassis
23 Empusa pennata Empusidae France, South France, Manosque
24 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
25 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Tanzania, Mwanza/Mara
26 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Tanzanioshi
27 Archimantis gracilis Mantidae Australia, Northern Territory, Darwin
28 Phyllovates tripunctata Mantidae Peru, Estado Pasco, Pozuzo
29 Oxypilus distinctus Hymenopodidae The Gambia, District Kombo Centrale, Kiti
30 Pseudoharpax virescens Hymenopodidae The Gambia, District Kombo
31 Elaea cf. marchali Mantidae The Gambia, District Kombo East
32 Pyrgomantis ionesis Tarachodidae The Gambia, District Kombo East
33 Idolomorpha lateralis Empusidae The Gambia, District Kombo
34 Idolomorpha lateralis Empusidae Guinea-Bissaissau
35 Galepsus (Lygdamia) nimulensis Tarachodidae The Gambia, District Kombo North
36 Entella spec. Mantidae The Gambia, District Kombo
37 Hoplocorypha cf. lobata Thespidae The Gambia, District Kombo
38 Danuria (Danuria) buchholzi Mantidae The Gambia, District Kombo Centrale, Kiti
39 Sibylla dolosa Sibyllidae The Gambia, District Kombo Centrale, Kiti
40 Sphodromantis spec. Mantidae The Gambia, District Kombo Centrale, Kiti
41 Tarachodes spec. "robust" Tarachodidae The Gambia, District Kombo East
42 Tarachodes spec. "schlank" Tarachodidae The Gambia, District Kombo North
43 Miomantis spec. Mantidae The Gambia, District Kombo
44 Pseudocreobotra ocellata Hymenopodidae The Gambia, District Kombo
45 Solygia sulcatifrons Mantidae The Gambia, District Kombo East
46 Sphodromantis spec. Mantidae The Gambia, District Kombo
47 Sphodromantis spec. Mantidae Tanzania, 
48 Neodanuria bolauana Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
49 Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii Hymenopodidae East Africa
50 Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii Hymenopodidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
51 Tarachodula pantherina Tarachodidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
52 Pseudogalepsus nigricoxa Tarachodidae
53 Popa spurca Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
54 Amantis spec. Mantidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
55 Tisma pauliani Mantidae Madagascar, Toliary, Fort-Dauphin
56 Acromantis cf. moultoni Hymenopodidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
57 Acromantis spec. Hymenopodidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
58 Deroplatys lobata Mantidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
59 Pseudovates peruviana Mantidae Peru, Santa Rosa de Quives, Lima
60 Tropidomantis spec. Iridopterygidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak
61 Pseudempusa pinnapavonis Mantidae Thailand, 
62 Statilia maculata Mantidae Laos, Ninh Binh, Cuc Phuong
63 Hierodula aff. patellifera Mantidae Thailand, 
64 Tarachomantis spec. "feucht" Mantidae Madagascar, 
65 Polyspilota aeruginosa Mantidae Madagascar, 
66 Chloroharpax modesta Hymenopodidae West Africa
67 Brunneria borealis Mantidae USA, 
68 Otomantis scutigera Hymenopodidae Tanzania, 
69 Humbertiella spec. Liturgusidae Thailand, Pak Chong, Nakhon Ratchasima
70 Creobroter elongatus Hymenopodidae Thailand, Pak Chong, Nakhon Ratchasima
71 Eremiaphila spec. Eremiaphilidae Pakistan, 
72 Pnignomantis medioconstricta Mantidae Indonesia, Isla Flores
73 Ceratomantis saussurii Hymenopodidae Thailand, Pak Chong, Nakhon Ratchasima
74 Danuria spec. Mantidae Tanzania, Mara, Musoma
75 Tenodera spec. Mantidae Laos, Ninh Binh, Cuc Phuong
76 Empusa pennata Empusidae Portugal, Alentejo, Beja
77 Stagmatoptera hyaloptera Mantidae Argentina, 
78 Ameles cf. spallanzania Mantidae Portugal, Alentejo, Beja
79 Bolbena (Bolbena) hottentotta Iridopterygidae Namibia, Waterberg
80 Apterocorypha aurita Thespidae Madagascar, Tsimelahy, Fort-Dauphin
81 Deroplatys lobata Mantidae Malaysia, Sultanate Pahang, Cameron Highlands
82 Deroplatys desiccata Mantidae Malaysia, Sultanate Pahang, Cameron Highlands
83 Rhombodera cf. basalis Mantidae Malaysia, Sultanate Pahang, Cameron Highlands
84 Ambivia undata Mantidae Malaysia, Sultanate Pahang, Cameron Highlands
85 Camelomantis spec. Mantidae Malaysia, Sultanate Pahang, Cameron Highlands
86 Ligaria cf. brevipennis Mantidae Namibia, Kavango, Popa Falls
87 Nothogalepsus planivertex Tarachodidae Namibia, Grootfontein, Grootfontein
88 Zoolea major Mantidae Paraguay, San Pedro, Tupi Loma
89 Tenodera aridifolia Mantidae Malaysia, Sultanate Pahang, Cameron Highlands
90 Galepsus (Onychogalepsus) spec. Tarachodidae Namibia, Etosha, Halali
91 Hoplocorypha spec. 1 Thespidae Namibia, 
92 Hoplocorypha spec. 2 Thespidae Namibia, 
93 Ephestiasula pictipes Hymenopodidae India, Goa, Canacona vic. Cabo de Rame
94 Miomantis spec. Mantidae Namibia, 
95 Paramantis prasina Mantidae Madagascar, Toliary, Fort-Dauphin
96 Phyllovates chlorophaea Mantidae USA, Texas
97 Tarachodes spec. Tarachodidae Namibia, Roys Camp.
98 Tenodera spec. Mantidae Taiwan, southern
99 Tenodera superstitiosa Mantidae Madagascar, Toliary, Fort-Dauphin
100 Metallyticus splendidus Metallyticidae Malaysia, Sultanate Pahang, Cameron Highlands
101 Didymocorypha lanceolata Tarachodidae India, Goa, Canacona vic. Cabo de Rame
102 Humbertiella spec. Liturgusidae India, Goa, Salcete vic. Colva and Betalbatim
103 Creobroter pictipennis Hymenopodidae India, Goa, Salcete vic. Colva and Betalbatim
104 Oxyopsis peruviana Mantidae Peru, Huánuco, Tingo María
105 Orthodera novaezealandiae Mantidae New Zealand, 
106 Hierodula spec. Mantidae India, Goa, Salcete vic. Colva and Betalbatim
107 Amantis cf. nawai Mantidae Taiwan, Maolin National Scenic Area
108 Tarachomantis spec. Mantidae Madagascar, Toliary, Fort-Dauphin
109 Hestiasula brunneriana Hymenopodidae India, Goa, Canacona vic. Cabo de Rame
110 Theopompa servillei Liturgusidae Indonesia, Java
111 Plistospilota guineensis Mantidae Ghana, region of Volta
112 Cheddikulama straminea Toxoderidae India, Goa, Salcete vic. Colva and Betalbatim
113 Odontomantis spec. Hymenopodidae India, Goa, Salcete vic. Colva and Betalbatim
114 Amantis spec. Mantidae India, Goa, Ponda vic. Usgao
115 Schizocephala bicornis Mantidae India, Goa, Salcete vic. Colva and Betalbatim
116 Dysaules spec. Tarachodidae India, Goa, Canacona vic. Cabo de Rame
117 Deiphobe brevipennis Mantidae India, Goa, Salcete vic. Colva and Betalbatim
118 Galinthias amoena Hymenopodidae Kenya, coastal region
119 Rhombodera cf. stalii Mantidae Indonesia, Java
120 Sphodromantis viridis Mantidae Marocco, North Marocco, Tanger
121 Hierodula patellifera Mantidae Thailand, 
122 Humbertiella spec. Liturgusidae Thailand, 
123 Acromantis formosana Hymenopodidae Taiwan, 
124 Tenodera superstitiosa Mantidae Cameroon, Sanaga Delta, Marienberg
125 Hymenopus coronatus Hymenopodidae Indonesia, Java
126 Odontomantis planiceps Hymenopodidae Taiwan, 
127 Miomantis spec. 1 Mantidae Tanzania, Mount Kilimanjaro
128 Rhombodera cf. basalis Mantidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
129 Acromantis spec. Hymenopodidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
130 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
131 Miomantis spec. 2 Mantidae Tanzania, Mount Kilimanjaro
132 Alalomantis muta Mantidae Cameroon, Campo-Ma'an
133 Pyrgomantis spec. Tarachodidae South Africa, Gauteng, Johannisburg
134 Miomantis cf. caffra Mantidae
135 Hierodula majuscula Mantidae
136 Sphodromantis ex. Nigeria Mantidae Nigeria, 
137 Musonia surinama Thespidae Panama, Panama Canal, Gamboa
138 Liturgusa spec. Liturgusidae Ecuador, province Oriente, Tena
139 Miomantis cf. abyssinica Mantidae
140 Deroplatys truncata Mantidae Malaysia, Tapah Hills
141 Acontista spec. Acanthopidae Ecuador, Anden, western Andes
142 Hierodula salomonis Mantidae Papua New Guniea, Solomon Islands, Solomon Islands
143 Thesprotia graminis Thespidae USA, South USA
144 Hierodula cf. patellifera Mantidae Taiwan, 
145 Statilia maculata Mantidae Thailand, 
146 Euchomenella macrops Mantidae Thailand, Pak Chong, Nakhon Ratchasima
147 Sibylla cf. pretiosa Sibyllidae Namibia, Etosha, Etosha
148 Danuria thunbergi Mantidae South Africa, Gauteng, Johannisburg
149 Phasmomantis sumichrasti Mantidae Mexico, Quintana Roo, Playa del Carmen
150 Thespis spec. Thespidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
151 Acanthops spec. Acanthopidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
152 Angela cf. championi Mantidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
153 Acontista multicolor Acanthopidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
154 Stagmomantis spec. Mantidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
155 Stagmatoptera biocellata Mantidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
156 cf. Bantiella spec. Thespidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Cerro El Copey NP
157 Liturgusa spec. Liturgusidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
158 Miomantis spec. Mantidae South Africa, southern Cape, southern Cape
159 Parasphendale spec. Mantidae Tanzania, Ruvuma, Peramiho
160 Metallyticus violaceus Metallyticidae Thailand, 
161 Miomantis spec. Mantidae Namibia, Fish River Canyon, Fish River Canyon
162 Decimiana bolivari Acanthopidae Paraguay, Canindeyú, Canindeyú
163 Pseudogalepsus spec. Tarachodidae Tanzania, Usambara Mountains, Usambara Mountains
164 Sphodromantis cf. aurea Mantidae Congo, 
165 Parasphendale affinis Mantidae Tanzania, 
166 Cilnia cf. humeralis Mantidae Namibia, Otjozondjupa, Otjiwarongo
167 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Tanzania, 
168 Thesprotia spec. Thespidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Guacuco
169 Cilnia cf. humeralis Mantidae South Africa, Gauteng, Johannisburg
170 Mantoida spec. Mantodidae Venezuela, Isla de Margarita, Isla de Margarita
171 Stagmomantis floridensis Mantidae USA, Florida
172 Sphodromantis gastrica Mantidae Namibia, Etosha, Etosha
173 Heterochaeta occidentalis Mantidae Namibia, Hardap Dam
174 Creobroter sp. Hymenopodidae Malaysia, Tapah Hills, Tapah Hills
175 Theopropus elegans Hymenopodidae Malaysia, Tapah Hills
176 Omomantis zebrata Mantidae South Africa, 
177 Gongylus gongylodes Empusidae India, 
178 Pseudovates arizonae Mantidae USA, 
179 Sphodromantis spec. Mantidae Tanzania, 
180 Heterochaeta orientalis Mantidae Tanzania, 
181 Acromantis sp. Hymenopodidae Malaysia, Tapah Hills
182 Parasphendale sp. Mantidae Tanzania, 
183 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Tanzania, 
184 Popa spurca Mantidae Kenya, 
185 Parasphendale sp. Mantidae Kenya, 
186 Deroplatys lobata Mantidae Malaysia, Tapah Hills
187 Hymenopus coronatus Hymenopodidae Malaysia, Tapah Hills
188 Odontomantis sp. Hymenopodidae Singapore, 
189 Statilia sp. Mantidae Malaysia, Malaysian Peninsula, Merapoh
190 Chlidonoptera vexillum Hymenopodidae Kenya, coastal region
191 Sibylla pretiosa Sibyllidae Kenya, coastal region
192 Empusa pennata Empusidae Marocco, North Marocco, Azrou
193 cf. Rhombodera sp. Mantidae Indonesia, Java
194 Oxyopsis cf. gracilis Mantidae Paraguay, 
195 Hierodula sp. Mantidae Nepal, 
196 Rhombodera sp. Mantidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
197 Tropidomantis spec. Iridopterygidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
198 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Tanzania, 
199 Rhombodera cf. longa Mantidae China, 
200 Hierodula cf. multispina Mantidae China, 
201 Popa spurca Mantidae South Africa, Johannesburg
202 Sibylla pretiosa Sibyllidae South Africa, Johannesburg
203 Archimantis latistyla Mantidae Australiydney
204 Prohierodula picta Mantidae Cameroon, Yaoundé
205 Blepharopsis mendica Empusidae Israel, 
206 Gonatista grisea Liturgusidae USA, Florida
207 Harpagomantis tricolor Hymenopodidae South Africa, Johannesburg
208 Tropidomantis gressitti Iridopterygidae China, Hong-Kong, Hong-Kong
209 Euantissa sinensis Hymenopodidae China, Hong-Kong, Hong-Kong
210 Sinomantis denticulata Iridopterygidae China, Hong-Kong, Hong-Kong
211 Creobroter cf. apicalis Hymenopodidae China, Yunnan
212 Humbertiella spec. Liturgusidae Indiuducherry
213 Orthoderella ornata Mantidae Paraguay, 
214 Sphodromantis spec. "blue flash" Mantidae
215 Odontomantis spec. Hymenopodidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak, Miri
216 Sphodromantis viridis Mantidae Cyprus, 
217 Sibylla pretiosa Sibyllidae South Africa, province North West
218 Oxyopsis festae Mantidae Ecuador, Napo province, Archidona
219 Choeradodis rhombicollis Mantidae Ecuador, Pichincha, Otongachi,
220 Stagmomantis theophila Mantidae Ecuador, Pichincha, Otongachi,
221 Otomantis spec. Hymenopodidae Cameroon, 
222 Miomantis cf. caffra Mantidae South Africa, Johannesburg
223 Sphodromantis cf. gastrica Mantidae South Africa, 
224 Pseudogalepsus nigricoxa Tarachodidae Tanzania, Dar es Salam Region, Dar es Salam
225 Pseudocreobotra wahlbergii Hymenopodidae Tanzania, Dar es Salam Region, Dar es Salam
226 Miomantis binotata Mantidae South Africa, Limpopo province, Musina (Messina)
227 Rhombodera sp. Mantidae Laos, Prov. Khammuan, Mahaxay
228 Danuria cf. thunbergi Mantidae South Africa, Limpopo province, Musina (Messina)
229 Eremiaphila sp. Eremiaphilidae Jordan, 
230 Parymenopus davisoni Hymenopodidae Malaysia, Malaysian Peninsula, Merapoh
231 Deroplatys trigonodera Mantidae Malaysia, W-Sarawak, Miri
232 Hagiotata hofmanni Mantidae Paraguay, 
233 Hierodula keralensis Mantidae India, Prov. Karnataka, Hampi
234 Cilnia cf. humeralis Mantidae South Africa, Johannesburg
235 Taumantis sigiana Mantidae Tanzania, Mount Kilimanjaro
236 Neodanuria bolauana Mantidae Tanzania, Mount Kilimanjaro
237 Danuria spec. Mantidae Tanzania, Mount Kilimanjaro
238 Hierodula ventralis Mantidae India, Goa, near Colva
239 Hypsicorypha gracilis Empusidae Spain, Canary Islands, Gran Canaria
240 Blepharopsis mendica Empusidae Spain, Canary Islands, Gran Canaria
241 Didymocorypha lanceolata Tarachodidae India, Goa, Cabo de Rama
242 Ephestiasula pictipes Hymenopodidae India, Goa, Raia
243 Humbertiella spec. Liturgusidae India, Prov. Karnataka, Hampi
244 Parathespis sp. Thespidae India, Prov. Karnataka, Hampi
245 Acromantis sp. Hymenopodidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
246 Tropidomantis tenera Iridopterygidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
247 Gimantis sp. Mantidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
248 Amantis sp. Mantidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
249 Euchomenella cf. heteroptera Mantidae Thailand, Krabi, Krabi
250 Nilomantis floweri Iridopterygidae Oman, Dhofar, Ayn Hamran
251 Omomantis zebrata Mantidae Tanzaniarime (mombo)
252 Pseudocreobotra ocellata Hymenopodidae Ghana, Western Region
253 Phyllothelys werneri Mantidae Taiwan, 
254 Sphodropoda quinquedens Mantidae Australia, Queensland, near Mareeba
255 Eremiaphila cf. cerisy Eremiaphilidae Oman, ad-Dachiliyya, Samra'
256 Eremiaphila braueri Eremiaphilidae Oman, Dhofar, Muntasar
257 Tarachodes spec. Tarachodidae Tanzaniusoma
258 Microthespis dmitriewi Mantidae Oman, Dhofar, Mirbat
259 Schizocephala bicornis Mantidae India, Goa
260 Miomantis sp. Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
261 Parasphendale sp. Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
262 Idolomorpha sp. Empusidae Kenya, Marafa
263 Popa spurca Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
264 Parasphendale sp. Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
265 Miomantis sp. Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
266 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Kenya, Marafa
267 Acanthops erosula Acanthopidae Peru, San Martín, Tarapoto
268 Asiadodis yunnanensis Mantidae Myanmar, Shan State, Hsipaw
269 Humbertiella spec. Liturgusidae Myanmar, Mandalay Region, Bagan
270 Phyllothelys breve Mantidae Myanmar, Mandalay Region, Bagan
271 Acontista concinna Acanthopidae Peru, Estado Pasco, Pozuzo
272 Phyllocrania paradoxa Hymenopodidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
273 Sibylla pretiosa Sibyllidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
274 Sphodromantis kersteni Mantidae Kenya, coastal region, Malindi
275 Hypsicorypha gracilis Empusidae Tunisia, Djerba
276 Blepharopsis mendica Empusidae Tunisia, Djerba
277 Oxyothespis maroccana Mantidae Marocco, South-Marocco, Agadir
278 Eremiaphila uvarovi Eremiaphilidae Jordan, middle east
279 Otomantis spec. Hymenopodidae Kenya, Marafa
280 Hestiasula spec. Hymenopodidae India, Tamil Nadu
281 Creobroter spec. Hymenopodidae Thailand, Chiang Mai
282 Ceratomantis saussurii Hymenopodidae Thailand, Chiang Mai
283 Humbertiella spec. Liturgusidae Thailand, Chiang Mai
284 Dystacta alticeps Mantidae Namibia, Waterberg
285 Epaphrodita musarum Hymenopodidae Dominican Republic, La Altagracia, Punta Cana
286 Rhombomantis fusca Mantidae Thailand, Chiang Mai
287 Hierodula vitrea Mantidae Indonesia, Sumatra, .
288 Hierodula quinquepatellata Mantidae Indonesia, Lombok
289 Acanthops falcata Acanthopidae Panama, 
290 Odontomantis spec. Hymenopodidae Vietnam, Ninh Bình, Cúc Phương
291 Stenopyga extera Mantidae Cameroon, Littoral Province, Nkongsamba
292 Phasmomantis sumichrasti Mantidae Mexico, Quintana Roo, Cancún
293 Odontomantis cf. planiceps Hymenopodidae Thailand, Chiang Mai
294 Creobroter urbanus Hymenopodidae Indonesia, Java, Bandung
295 Hierodula sp. Mantidae Indonesia, Kalimantan, Borneo
296 Hierodula purpurescens Mantidae Indonesia, Sulawesi
297 Idolomantis diabolica Empusidae Tanzania, Dar es Salam Region, Dar es Salam
298 Stagmatoptera hyaloptera Mantidae Uruguay, Laguna Merin, Puerto La Charqueada
299 Photiomantis planicephala Mantidae Brazil, 
300 Haania confusa Thespidae Malaysia, Malaysian Peninsula
301 Decimiana hebardi Acanthopidae Bolivia, 
302 Haania cf. vitalisi Thespidae China, Yunnan
303 Eremiaphila spec. Eremiaphilidae India, Gujarat, Kharagoda