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Family Tettigoniidae Krauss 1902 (katydid)

Insecta - Ensifera

Invalid subtaxa: Amblycorypha perdita Cockerell 1915 [nomen dubium], Capnobotes silens Scudder 1890 [nomen dubium], Decticus exstinctus Germar 1837 [nomen dubium], Decticus umbraceus Fric 1869 [nomen dubium], Gryllacris cineris Scudder 1890 [nomen dubium], Locusta exstincta Germar 1837 [nomen dubium], Locusta silens Scudder 1890 [nomen dubium], Phaneroptera vetusta Heer 1849 [nomen dubium]

Parent taxon: Tettigonioidea according to F. Papier et al. 1997

Sister taxon: Haglotettigoniidae

Subtaxa: Conocephalinae, Decticinae, Decticus, Locustites, Meconematinae, Mecopodinae, Phaneropterinae, Protempusa, Pseudophyllinae, Pseudotettigoniinae, Rammeinae, Terpandrus, Tettigonella, Tettigonia, Tettigoniinae, Tympanophorinae

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Ecology: slow-moving arboreal folivore-herbivore