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†family Protogryllidae Zeuner 1937 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 227146

Alternative spelling: Protogryllinae

Full reference: F. E. Zeuner. 1937. Descriptions of New Genera and Species of Fossil Saltatoria (Orthoptera). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (series B) 6(8):154-159

Parent taxon: Grylloidea according to R. Pérez-de la Fuente et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Baissogryllidae, Gryllidae

Subtaxa: Aenigmagryllus, Falsispeculinae, Karataogryllinae, Protogryllinae

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Type: Protogryllus

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore