Archaeomastax jurassicus Sharov 1968 (monkey grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Eumastacidae

Full reference: A. G. Sharov. 1968. Filogeniya ortopteroidnykh nasekomykh. Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta Akademii Nauk SSSR 118:1-216

Belongs to Archaeomastax according to A. G. Sharov 1968

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN 2239/333, a wing (fore & hindwings). Its type locality is Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2239), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore

Distribution: found only at Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2239)

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