†subfamily Meselcaninae Gorochov 1989 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Permelcanidae

Full reference: A. V. Gorochov. 1989. Novye taksony prjamokrylyx semejstv Bintoniellidae, Xenopteridae, Permelcanidae, Elcanidae, i Vitimiidae (Orthoptera, Ensifera) iz mezozoja azii. Vestnik Zoologii 1989(4):20-27

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

See also Gorochov 1989, Gorochov 1995 and Gorochov 2005

Sister taxon: Permelcaninae

Subtaxa: Meselcana

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Type: Meselcana

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore


• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (2 collections)

• Permian of the Russian Federation (3)

Total: 5 collections including 6 occurrences

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