Protogryllus (Archaegryllodes) magnus Zeuner 1937 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Protogryllidae

Alternative combination: Protogryllus magnus

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 Protogryllus (Archaegryllodes) according to R. PĂ©rez-de la Fuente et al. 2012

See also Whalley 1985, Zeuner 1937 and Zeuner 1939

Sister taxon: Protogryllus (Archaegryllodes) stormbergensis

Type specimen: NHML I 11324, a forewing (male forewing). Its type locality is Dumbleton, Gloucestershire (Brodie coll.), which is in a Toarcian marine limestone in the United Kingdom.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore


• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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