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Stenopelmatidae

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The family Stenopelmatidae is composed of large, flightless insects resembling crickets (the family Gryllidae). The majority of species are in the New World (esp. the genus Stenopelmatus), but the genera Oryctopus and Sia are Old World groups, each of which is placed in its own subfamily.[1]

References

  1. ^ Otte, Daniel; Cigliano, María Marta; Braun, Holger. "family Stenopelmatidae Burmeister, 1838". Orthoptera Species File.
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Stenopelmatidae: Brief Summary

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The family Stenopelmatidae is composed of large, flightless insects resembling crickets (the family Gryllidae). The majority of species are in the New World (esp. the genus Stenopelmatus), but the genera Oryctopus and Sia are Old World groups, each of which is placed in its own subfamily.

Subfamily Oryctopinae Kevan, 1986 Tribe Oryctopini Kevan, 1986 Genus Oryctopus Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1888 Subfamily Siinae Gorochov, 1988 Genus †Electrosia Gorochov, 2010 Genus Sia Giebel, 1861 Subfamily Stenopelmatinae Burmeister, 1838 Genus Ammopelmatus Tinkham, 1965 Genus †Macrelcana Karny, 1932 Genus Stenopelmatopterus Gorochov, 1988 Genus Stenopelmatus Burmeister, 1838 Genus Viscainopelmatus Tinkham, 1970 Subfamily †Zeuneropterinae Kevan & Wighton, 1983 Genus †Zeuneroptera Sharov, 1962
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