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Acridoidea MacLeay, 1821

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Orthoptera - grasshoppers, crickets and katydids »  suborder Caelifera - short-horned grasshoppers

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

family Acrididae MacLeay, 1821
family Charilaidae Dirsh, 1953
family Dericorythidae Jacobson & V.L. Bianchi, 1902-1905
family Lathiceridae Dirsh, 1954
family Lentulidae Dirsh, 1956
family Lithidiidae Dirsh, 1961
family Ommexechidae I. Bolívar, 1884
family Pamphagidae Burmeister, 1840
family Pyrgacrididae D.K.M. Kevan, 1974
family Romaleidae Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1893 - lubber grasshoppers
family Tristiridae J.A.G. Rehn, 1906

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