Mioedipoda Stidham and Stidham 2000 (band-winged grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Acrididae

Full reference: T. A. Stidham and J. A. Stidham. 2000. A new Miocene band-winged grasshopper (Orthoptera: Acrididae) from Nevada. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 93:405-407

Parent taxon: Oedipodinae according to T. A. Stidham and J. A. Stidham 2000

Sister taxa: Aestilocusta, Bryodemini, Chimarocephala, Gryllacris kittli, Nymphacrida, Oedemastopoda, Oedipoda nigrofasciolata, Oedipodini, Pardalophora, Trimerotropini

Subtaxa: Mioedipoda reisereri

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Type: Mioedipoda reisereri

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore

Distribution: found only at Buffalo Canyon (Miocene of Nevada)

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