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Rhipidoblattina liaoningensis Hong 1980 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattaria - Caloblattinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 193310

Full reference: Y. C. Hong. 1980. New genus and species of Mesoblattinidae (Blattodea, Insecta) in China. Bulletin of the Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, Series VI 1(2):49-60

Belongs to Rhipidoblattina according to Y. C. Hong 1983

Sister taxa: Rhipidoblattina (Canaliblatta), Rhipidoblattina angustata, Rhipidoblattina beipiaoensis, Rhipidoblattina boya, Rhipidoblattina bucklandi, Rhipidoblattina chichengensis, Rhipidoblattina decoris, Rhipidoblattina elegans, Rhipidoblattina emacerata, Rhipidoblattina forticrusa, Rhipidoblattina fuxinensis, Rhipidoblattina geikiei, Rhipidoblattina gurvaniensis, Rhipidoblattina jilinensis, Rhipidoblattina kisylkiensis, Rhipidoblattina lacunata, Rhipidoblattina lanceolata, Rhipidoblattina latior, Rhipidoblattina liugouensis, Rhipidoblattina lonchopteris, Rhipidoblattina longa, Rhipidoblattina longa, Rhipidoblattina maculata, Rhipidoblattina magna, Rhipidoblattina mayingziensis, Rhipidoblattina nanligezhuangensis, Rhipidoblattina radipinguis, Rhipidoblattina shulanensis, Rhipidoblattina spathulata, Rhipidoblattina tulunensis

Type specimen: Tianjin Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources Lc1028, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Lamagou, sample 75LcJ1, Liangtou district, Chaoyang County, which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian terrestrial mudstone in the Jiulongshan Formation of China.


Average measurements (in mm): body length 37.0, tegmen 28.0 x 7.0