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Infraorder Acrididea MacLeay 1821 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 176224

Alternative spellings: Acridiodea, Acridioidea, Acridodea

Parent taxon: Caelifera according to H. J. Song et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Locustopsidae, Pneumoridea, Tridactylidea

Subtaxa: Acridomorpha, Tetrigoidea

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Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore