Mesoedischia obliqua Gorochov 1987 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Mesoedischiidae

Full reference: A. V. Gorochov. 1987. Novye iskopaemye prjamokrylyx semejstv Bintoniellidae, Mesoedischiidae fam. n. and Pseudelcanidae fam. n. (Orthoptera, Ensifera) iz permskix i triasovyx otlozzenij SSSR [New fossil Orthopterans of the families Bintoniellidae, Mesoedischiidae fam. n. and Pseudelcanidae fam. n. (Orthoptera, Ensifera) from Perm and Triassic Deposits of the USSR]. Vestnik Zoologii (1)18-23

Belongs to Mesoedischia according to A. V. Gorochov 2005

See also Gorochov 1987

Sister taxa: Mesoedischia kirgizica, Mesoedischia madygenica

Type specimen: PIN 2240/4074, a forewing. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2240, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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