†family Pruvostitidae Zalessky 1928 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Pruvostitidae

Full reference: M. D. Zalessky. 1928. Sur un nouvel insecte Névroptéroïde du Permien du bassin de Kama. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France, Quatrième Série 28:381-385

Parent taxon: Oedischioidea according to A. V. Gorochov 2013

See also Carpenter 1992, Gorochov 1987, Gorochov 1995 and Martynov 1931

Sister taxa: Bintoniellidae, Mesoedischiidae, Oedischiidae, Proparagryllacrididae

Subtaxa: Kamiinae Kargalariinae Maculoedischiinae Pruvostitinae Sylvoedischiinae Tettavinae

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Type: Pruvostites

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore


• Permian of the Russian Federation (12 collections), United States (3: Kansas)

Total: 15 collections including 25 occurrences

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