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Gerarus Scudder 1885 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Geraridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 191751

Synonyms: Archaeacridites Meunier 1909 (no. 192778), Genopteryx Scudder 1885 (no. 195815), Rossites Richardson 1956 (no. 211730), Sthenaropoda Brongniart 1885 (no. 192777)

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1885. Palaeodictyoptera; or the affinities and classification of Paleozoic Hexapoda. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History 3(11):319-351

Parent taxon: Geraridae according to O. Béthoux and A. Nel 2002

Sister taxa: Anepitedius, Axiologus, Cantabrala, Genentomum, Gerarulus, Hirsutgerarus, Nacekomia, Osnogerarus, Ploetzgerarus, Progenentomum, Berlichia

Subtaxa: Gerarus collaris, Gerarus constrictus, Gerarus danielsi, Gerarus fischeri, Gerarus mazonus, Gerarus symmetricus, Gerarus teutonicus, Gerarus vetus

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Type: Gerarus vetus

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