Grylloblattina is a genus of insects in the family Grylloblattidae. It is a monotypic genus consisting of the species Grylloblattina djakonovi.[1]

Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Notoptera
Family: Grylloblattidae
Genus: Grylloblattina
Bey-Bienko 1951
G. djakonovi
Binomial name
Grylloblattina djakonovi
Bey-Bienko 1951

Range and habitatEdit

Grylloblattina djakonovi is endemic to far eastern Russia, where it is found along stream banks in mature forests.

Specimens have been collected on Petrov Island in Kievka Bay, Primorsky Krai, Russia.[2]


  1. ^ Wipfler, Benjamin; Bai, Ming; Schoville, Sean; Dallai, Romano; Uchifune, Toshiki; Machida, Ryuichiro; Cui, Yingying; Beutel, Rolf G. (2014-01-20). "Ice Crawlers (Grylloblattodea) – the history of the investigation of a highly unusual group of insects". Journal of Insect Biodiversity. 2 (2): 1–25. doi:10.12976/jib/2014.2.2. ISSN 2147-7612. Retrieved 2021-12-12.
  2. ^ Schoville, Sean D; Kim, Byung-Woo (2011-03-01). "Phylogenetic Relationships and Relictualism of Rock-Crawlers (Grylloblattodea: Grylloblattidae) in Cave and Mountain Habitats of Korea". Annals of the Entomological Society of America. Oxford University Press (OUP). 104 (2): 337–347. doi:10.1603/an10125. ISSN 1938-2901.