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Suborder Ensifera Chopard 1920 (grasshopper)

Polyneoptera - Orthoptera

Holotype

Invalid subtaxa: Acridiites Heer 1865 [nomen dubium], Acridiites liasinus Heer 1865 [nomen dubium], Blattidium nogans Westwood 1854 [nomen dubium], Blattidium nogaus Westwood 1854 [nomen dubium], Kulmbachiellon fragile Kuhn 1938 [nomen dubium], Liadolocusta auscultans Handlirsch 1906 [nomen dubium], Locusta prisca Germar 1839 [nomen dubium], Locustopsites gigantea Theobald 1937 [nomen dubium]

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

Sister taxa: Aboilodea, Blattacea, Caelifera, Capnobotes, Clathrotitanidae, Drymadusa, Eremobiinae, Exaeretopteroidea, Lithymnetes, Locustidae, Locustoidea, Loxoedischia, Nymphomorpha, Phasgonuridae, Pinegia, Prophilaenites, Thnetodes, Tillyardiella, Titanoptera, Yinpingia

Subtaxa: Araripemyrmecophilops, Elcanidea, Elcanopsis, Falsirameus, Gryllacridoidea, Gryllidea, Liassogrylloides, Oedischiidea, Phasmomimoidea, Raphoglidae, Tettigoniidea, Thnetus, Triassomanteidae, Vitimiidae, Yuxiania

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Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore