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Austroicetes frater.jpg
Southern Austroicetes (A. frater)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Orthoptera
Suborder: Caelifera
Superfamily: Acridoidea
Family: Acrididae
Subfamily: Oedipodinae
Genus: Austroicetes
White, M.J.D. & Key 1957[1]

Austroicetes is a genus in the subfamily Oedipodinae and family Acrididae.[1] Members of the genus typically feed on grass and herbs.[2]


Species in the genus include:[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Austroicetes (Genus)". BayScience Foundation. May 5, 2009. Archived from the original on 2012-06-07. Retrieved 2009-05-06. 
  2. ^ Daley, Elizabeth (2007). Wings: An introduction to Tasmania's winged insects. Riffles Pty Ltd.