Baeotettix lottiae Heads 2009 (pygmy grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Tetrigidae

Full reference: S. W. Heads. 2009. New pygmy grasshoppers in Miocene amber from the Dominican Republic (Orthoptera: Tetrigidae). Denisia 26:69-74

Belongs to Baeotettix according to M. J. Thomas et al. 2019

See also Heads 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH DR-15-152, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Dominican amber (AMNH coll), which is in a Burdigalian/Langhian terrestrial amber in the Dominican Republic.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore

Distribution: found only at Dominican amber (AMNH coll)

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