Lithymnetes Scudder 1878 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1878. An Account of Some Insects of Unusual Interest from the Tertiary Rocks of Colorado and Wyoming. Bulletin of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories 4(2):519-543

Parent taxon: Orthoptera according to D. E. Greenwalt and J. Rust 2014

See also Carpenter 1992, Kevan and Wighton 1983, Scudder 1878, Scudder 1890, Theobald 1937 and Zeuner 1939

Sister taxa: Aboilodea, Acrydiana, Blattacea, Caelifera, Capnobotes, Clathrotitanidae, Drymadusa, Ensifera, Eremobiinae, Exaeretopteroidea, Grylliae, Locustariae, Locustidae, Locustoidea, Loxoedischia, Mantides, Nymphomorpha, Orthophlebia longissima, Permophyllum, Phasgonuridae, Pinegia, Prophilaenites, Thnetodes, Tillyardiella, Titanoptera, Vologdoptera, Yinpingia

Subtaxa: Lithymnetes guttatus

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Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Florissant (MCZ Collection) (Eocene of Colorado)

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