Probaisselcana karatavica Sharov 1968 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Elcanidae

Alternative combination: Elcana karatavica

Full reference: A. G. Sharov. 1968. Filogeniya ortopteroidnykh nasekomykh. Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta Akademii Nauk SSSR 118:1-216

Belongs to Probaisselcana according to A. V. Gorochov 1989

See also Sharov 1968 and Zessin 1987

Sister taxa: Probaisselcana cretacea, Probaisselcana euryptera, Probaisselcana minuta, Probaisselcana oculata, Probaisselcana zhengi

Type specimen: PIN 2554/280, a forewing (Whole forewing). Its type locality is Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2554), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2554)

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