Hagla gracilis Giebel 1856 (hump-winged cricket)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Haglidae

Synonyms: Hagla anglica Handlirsch 1906, Hagla deleta Giebel 1856, Hagla similis Giebel 1856, Haglodes similis Giebel 1856

Full reference: C. G. Giebel. 1856. Die Insecten und Spinnen der Vorwelt mit steter Ber├╝cksichtigung der lebenden Insekten und Spinnen. Die Fauna der Vorwelt 2:1-511

Belongs to Hagla according to P. E. S. Whalley 1985

See also Geinitz 1884, Giebel 1856, Handlirsch 1906, Zeuner 1935 and Zeuner 1939

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Hagla gracilis: Its type locality is Forthampton, which is in a Rhaetian marine horizon in the Lilstock Formation of the United Kingdom
  • Hagla anglica: Its type locality is Lower Lias (Brodie coll), which is in a Rhaetian/Hettangian marine shale/limestone in the United Kingdom.
  • Hagla deleta: Its type locality is Forthampton, which is in a Rhaetian marine horizon in the Lilstock Formation of the United Kingdom.
  • Hagla similis: Its type locality is Lower Lias (Brodie coll), which is in a Rhaetian/Hettangian marine shale/limestone in the United Kingdom.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (4 collections)

• Triassic of the United Kingdom (2)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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