Tetrix Latreille 1802 (pygmy grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Tetrigidae

Invalid subtaxa: Acridium Geoffroy 1762 [replaced name], Acrydium Geoffroy 1762 [replaced name]

Full reference: P. A. Latreille. 1802. Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière des Crustacés et des Insectes, Tome Troisième 1-467

Parent taxon: Tetrigini according to D. C. Eades et al. 2012

See also Fabricius 1775, Fabricius 1798, Geoffroy 1762, Latreille 1796, Latreille 1802, Müller 1776, Schaeffer 1766, Zeuner 1937 and Zeuner 1941

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Acridium (Gryllus) Acridium barthelemyi Acrydium bachofeni

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Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling grazer-herbivore

Distribution:

• Pliocene of Germany (1 collection)

• Eocene of Germany (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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