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Gryllotalpa Latreille 1802 (mole cricket)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Gryllotalpidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 211722

Full reference: P. A. Latreille. 1802. Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière des Crustacés et des Insectes, Tome Troisième 1-467

Parent taxon: Gryllotalpinae according to D. C. Eades et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Neocurtilla, Pterotriamescaptor

Subtaxa: Gryllotalpa africana, Gryllotalpa aveyronensis, Gryllotalpa miocaenica

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Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore