Caelielca spinocrus Uchida 2021 (grasshopper)

Insecta - Orthoptera - Elcanidae

Full reference: K. Uchida. 2021. Two new genera of the Elcanidae (order: Orthoptera) from middle Cretaceous Burmese amber of northern Myanmar. Cretaceous Research 131(105092)

Belongs to Caelielca according to K. Uchida 2021

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UMIT MA33397, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Burmese amber (UMIT collection), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial amber in Myanmar.

Ecology: fast-moving ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Burmese amber (UMIT collection)

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