Isfaroptera grylliformis Martynov 1937 (hump-winged cricket)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Haglidae

Full reference: A. V. Martynov. 1937. Liassic insects from Shurab and Kisyl-Kiya, Part I, Various orders except Blattodea and Coleoptera. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 7:1-178

Belongs to Isfaroptera according to F. E. Zeuner 1939

See also Martynov 1937 and Martynov 1938

Sister taxon: Isfaroptera yujiagouensis

Type specimen: PIN 3738/1, a forewing (male forewing). Its type locality is Shurab II, Ditch 284, which is in a Toarcian terrestrial horizon in the Sulyukta Formation of Tajikistan.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Shurab II, Ditch 284

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