Locustopsis bernstorffi Geinitz 1880 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Locustopsidae

Alternative combination: Gomphocerites bernstorffi

Synonyms: Locustopsis dobbertinensis Handlirsch 1906, Locustopsis kruegeri Zessin 1983, Locustopsis magnifica Handlirsch 1920

Full reference: F. E. Geinitz. 1880. Der Jura von Dobbertin in Mecklenburg und seine Versteinerungen. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft 32:510-535

Belongs to Locustopsis according to J. Ansorge 1996

See also Geinitz 1880, Geinitz 1884, Handlirsch 1906, Zessin 1983, Zessin 1983, Zessin 1988 and Zeuner 1942

Sister taxa: Locustopsis africanus, Locustopsis anatolica, Locustopsis apicalis, Locustopsis bucklandi, Locustopsis cockerelli, Locustopsis constricta, Locustopsis cubitalis, Locustopsis dubia, Locustopsis elegans, Locustopsis elongata, Locustopsis ferghanensis, Locustopsis germari, Locustopsis gracilis, Locustopsis gyra, Locustopsis karatavica, Locustopsis lacera, Locustopsis lacoei, Locustopsis latipennis, Locustopsis maculosa, Locustopsis mecklenburgica, Locustopsis nana, Locustopsis picta, Locustopsis posterior, Locustopsis procera, Locustopsis pulchella, Locustopsis reducta, Locustopsis rhytofemoralis, Locustopsis shurabica, Locustopsis sippeli, Locustopsis spectabilis, Locustopsis uvarovi, Gomphocerites heeriana

Type specimens:

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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