Gigatitan magnificus Sharov 1968 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Mesotitanidae

Alternative combination: Nanotitan magnificus

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

Belongs to Gigatitan according to O. BĂ©thoux 2007

See also Sharov 1968

Sister taxa: Gigatitan extensus, Gigatitan ovatus, Gigatitan similis, Gigatitan vulgaris

Type specimen: PIN 2555/1509, an exoskeleton (missing abdomen & hindlegs). Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2555, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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