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Protempusa Piton 1940 (katydid)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Tettigoniidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 205104

Full reference: L. Piton. 1940. Paléontologie du Gisement Éocéne de Menat (Puy-de-Dôme) (Flore et Faune) 1-303

Parent taxon: Tettigoniidae according to A. Nel and R. Roy 1996

Sister taxa: Amblycorypha perdita, Anabrus, Brachypoda, Conocephalinae, Decticinae, Decticus, Decticus umbraceus, Gryllacris cineris, Lithymnetoides, Locusta exstincta, Locusta silens, Locustites, Locustopsites, Meconematinae, Mecopodinae, Phaneroptera vetusta, Phaneropterinae, Prophasgonura, Pseudophyllinae, Pseudotettigoniinae, Rammeinae, Tettigoidinae, Tettigoniinae, Tympanophorinae

Subtaxa: Protempusa incerta

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Ecology: slow-moving arboreal folivore-herbivore