Acrydium bachofeni Zeuner 1937 (pygmy grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Tetrigidae

Full reference: F. E. Zeuner. 1937. Descriptions of New Genera and Species of Fossil Saltatoria (Orthoptera). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of London (series B) 6(8):154-159

Belongs to Acrydium according to F. E. Zeuner 1937

Sister taxa: Acridium barthelemyi, Acridium (Gryllus)

Type specimen: Coll Bachofen-Echt 150, an exoskeleton

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore

Distribution:

• Eocene of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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