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Family Acrididae Latreille 1802 (short-horned grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 192906

Alternative spelling: Acridiidae

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

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

Sister taxon: Pamphagidae

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore