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Gryllotalpa brachyptera

(No common name)

Taxonomy

  • Kingdom: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758 - animals
    • Subkingdom: Bilateria (Hatschek, 1888) Cavalier-Smith, 1983 - bilaterians, triploblastic animals
      • Branch: Protostomia Grobben, 1908 - protostomes
        • Infrakingdom: Ecdysozoa Aguinaldo et al., 1997 ex Cavalier-Smith, 1998 - ecdysozoans
          • Phylum: Arthropoda Latreille, 1829 - arthropods
            • Class: Insecta Linnaeus, 1758 - insects
              • Order: Orthoptera Latreille, 1793 - locusts, katydids, crickets, grasshoppers
                • Suborder: Ensifera (en-SIF-er-uh) Ander, 1939
                  • Superfamily: Gryllotalpoidea Saussure, 1870
                    • Family: Gryllotalpidae
                      • Subfamily: Gryllotalpinae
                        • Genus: Gryllotalpa Latreille, 1802
                          • Species: brachyptera Tindale, 1928
                            • Scientific Name: Gryllotalpa brachyptera Tindale, 1928

Notes:

Name Status: Accepted Name.

Distribution

Range and Population

Type locality: Australia: NSW, Sydney

Similar Species

Some of the other members of the genus Gryllotalpa:

G. africana (African Mole Cricket) · G. africana africana · G. africana insulana · G. africana microphtalma · G. africana minor · G. algerica · G. australis · G. babinda · G. brevilyra · G. bulla · G. coarctata · G. colini · G. confusa · G. cophta · G. cossyrensis · G. cultriger · G. debilis · G. dentista · G. devia · G. elegans · G. formosana · G. fossor · G. fulvipes · G. fusca · G. gracilis · G. grandis · G. G. · G. henana · G. hexadactyla (Northern Mole Cricket) · G. hirsuta · G. howensis · G. inermis · G. krimbasi · G. longipennis · G. madecassa · G. major (Giant Mole Cricket) · G. manschurei · G. marismortui · G. maroccana

Bibliography

  • Uvarov, B. P. 1924 A revision of the old World Cyrtacanthacrini (Orth. Acrid.) IV. Genera Austracris to Cyrtacanthacris Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. London

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Notes

Contributors:

  • Brands, S.J. (comp.) 1989-2006. Systema Naturae 2000. The Taxonomicon. Universal Taxonomic Services, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Accessed October 27, 2006.
  • Eades, David (from Orthoptera Species File).

Identifiers:

Last Revised: September 28, 2007