Meselcana vologodica Gorochov 2013 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Permelcanidae

Full reference: A. V. Gorochov. 2013. New taxa of the superorder Orthopteroidea from the latter half of the Permian of European Russia. Paleontological Journal 47:782-793

Belongs to Meselcana according to A. V. Gorochov 2013

Sister taxa: Meselcana madygenica, Meselcana permelcanoides, Meselcana udmurtica

Type specimen: PIN 3840/654, a tegmen. Its type locality is Isady Locality (Mutovino, PIN collection 3840), which is in a Wuchiapingian lacustrine siltstone in the Poldarsa Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Permian of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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