Protogryllus (Protogryllus) germanicus Handlirsch 1920 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Protogryllidae

Alternative combination: Protogryllus germanicus

Full reference: A. Handlirsch. 1920. Palaeontologie. Handbuch der Entomologie 3:117-208

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

See also Handlirsch 1920 and Handlirsch 1939

Sister taxa: Protogryllus (Protogryllus) acutipennis, Protogryllus (Protogryllus) dobbertinensis, Protogryllus (Protogryllus) femina, Protogryllus (Protogryllus) grandis, Protogryllus (Protogryllus) lakshmi, Protogryllus (Protogryllus) minor, Protogryllus (Protogryllus) parallelus, Protogryllus (Protogryllus) sedgwicki

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dobbertin, Mecklenburg (Greifswald collection), which is in a Toarcian offshore claystone in Germany

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore


• Jurassic of Germany (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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