†subfamily Ferganopterinae Gorochov 1989 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Xenopteridae

Full reference: A. V. Gorochov. 1989. Novye taksony prjamokrylyx semejstv Bintoniellidae, Xenopteridae, Permelcanidae, Elcanidae, i Vitimiidae (Orthoptera, Ensifera) iz mezozoja azii. Vestnik Zoologii 1989(4):20-27

Parent taxon: Xenopteridae according to D. E. van Dijk and A. V. Gorochov 2011

See also Gorochov 1989, Gorochov 1995 and Gorochov 2005

Sister taxa: Axenopterinae, Xenopterinae

Subtaxa: Ferganopterodes Ferganopterus Ferganotriassia Permoxenopterum Pseudoferganopsis Pteroferganella Pteroferganodes Triassoferganella

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Type: Ferganopterus

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore


• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (3 collections)

• Permian of South Africa (1)

Total: 4 collections including 14 occurrences

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