Parelcana tenuis Handlirsch 1906 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Elcanidae

Synonym: Parelcana platyptera Handlirsch 1939

Full reference: A. Handlirsch. 1906. Die Fossilen Insekten und die Phylogenie der Rezenten Formen, parts I-IV. Ein Handbuch fur Palaontologen und Zoologen 1-640

Belongs to Parelcana according to J. Ansorge 1996

See also Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1939, Zessin 1987 and Zessin 1988

Sister taxa: Parelcana anglicana, Parelcana dubia

Type specimens:

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore


• Jurassic of Germany (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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