Grylloblattidae

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Grylloblattidae

[‚gril·ō′blad·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A monogeneric family of crickets in the order Orthoptera; members are small, slender, wingless insects with hindlegs not adapted for jumping.
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They belong to a monophyletic group included within the Orthopteroidea along with Orthoptera, Blattaria, Dermaptera, Dictyoptera, Grylloblattodea, and Mantophasmatodea (Flook & Rowel 1998).
There have been several hundred insect molecular dating studies since Gaunt and Miles's 2002 seminal paper, and these studies have provided dating estimates for 19 of the approximately 30 insect orders (Odonata, Plecoptera, Orthoptera, Phasmatodea, Isoptera, Blattaria, Mantodea, Grylloblattodea, Hemiptera, Phthiraptera, Thysanoptera, Coleoptera, Megaloptera, Neuroptera, Rhaphidioptera, Diptera, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera and Trichoptera).