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Eumastacoidea

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Eumastacoidea is a superfamily within the order Orthoptera. The family has a mainly tropical distribution. Some of the characters of the members of the superfamily are the lack of an abdominal tympanum, wings if present widen towards the tip, the antennae are short in some groups the hindlegs are spread out laterally at rest.[1] The overall classification based on genitalic characters and the geographic distribution of the groups are as follows:

References

  1. ^ S. Matt; P. K. Flook; C. H. F. Rowell (2008). "A Partial Molecular Phylogeny of the Eumastacoidea s. lat. (Orthoptera, Caelifera)" (PDF). Journal of Orthoptera Research. 17 (1): 43–55. doi:10.1665/1082-6467(2008)17[43:apmpot]2.0.co;2.

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Eumastacoidea: Brief Summary

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Eumastacoidea is a superfamily within the order Orthoptera. The family has a mainly tropical distribution. Some of the characters of the members of the superfamily are the lack of an abdominal tympanum, wings if present widen towards the tip, the antennae are short in some groups the hindlegs are spread out laterally at rest. The overall classification based on genitalic characters and the geographic distribution of the groups are as follows:

Cryptophalli Family Chorotypidae Chorotypinae (Burr, 1903) Asia, Southeast Asia, Central Africa Prionacanthinae Descamps 1973, India Erianthinae (Burr, 1903) Southeast Asia, South Asia Eruciinae Burr, 1903 Southeast Asia Chininae Burr, 1903 China. Mnesicleinae Descamps, 1973 Indo-Malayan Archipelago Family Episactidae (Central and South America) Episactinae Burr, 1903 Espagnolinae Rehn, 1948 (Hispaniola) Miraculinae I. Bolivar, 1903 Stenophalli. Family Morabidae Biroellinae C. Bolivar, 1930 - Australasia Morabinae Rehn, 1948 - Australia Family Eumastacidae Gomphomastacinae Burr, 1903 Central Asia Morseinae Rehn, 1948 (Central and South America) Masynteinae Descamps, 1973, Cuba. Parepisactinae Dirsh, 1975 South America Eumastacinae Burr, 1903 South America Pseudomastacinae Dirsh, 1961 South America Paramastacinae Dirsh, 1961 South America Temnomastacinae (Rehn, 1948) South America Euphalli Family Mastacideidae (South India) Mastacideinae Rehn, 1948, S. India. Disclerophalli Family Euschmidtiidae Euschmidtiinae Rehn, 1948 -Africa, Madagascar, Seychelles Pseudoschmidtiinae Descamps, 1964 Madagascar, Comoros and mainland Africa Stenoschmidtiinae Descamps, 1973, Coastal East Africa Family Thericleidae (Africa) Afromastacinae Descamps, 1977 Barythericleinae Descamps, 1977 Chromothericleinae Descamps, 1977 Loxicephalinae Descamps, 1977 Plagiotriptinae Bolívar, 1914 Thericleinae Burr, 1899
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