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Decticus umbraceus Fric 1869 (katydid)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Tettigoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 218523

Full reference: A. Fric. 1869. Notiz über eine Heuschrecke aus der Braunkohle von Freudenhain. Archiv für die Naturwissenschaftliche Landesdurchforschung von Böhmen 1(2):276

Belongs to Tettigoniidae according to F. E. Zeuner 1939

Sister taxa: Amblycorypha perdita, Anabrus, Brachypoda, Conocephalinae, Decticinae, Decticus, Gryllacris cineris, Lithymnetoides, Locusta exstincta, Locusta silens, Locustites, Locustopsites, Meconematinae, Mecopodinae, Phaneroptera vetusta, Phaneropterinae, Prophasgonura, Protempusa, Pseudophyllinae, Pseudotettigoniinae, Rammeinae, Tettigoidinae, Tettigoniinae, Tympanophorinae

Type specimen: Its type locality is Freudenhain, which is in a Rupelian pond siliciclastic in the Děčín Formation of the Czech Republic

Ecology: slow-moving arboreal folivore-herbivore