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Archaeolepis mane Whalley 1985 (moth)

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Archaeolepiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 196035

Full reference: P. E. S. Whalley. 1985. The systematics and palaeogeography of the Lower Jurassic insects of Dorset, England. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Geology) 39(3):107-189

Belongs to Archaeolepis according to P. E. S. Whalley 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH In 59397, a wing. Its type locality is Birchi Nodules, Black Ven, Charmouth, which is in a Turneri marine mudstone/limestone in the Shales with Beef Formation of the United Kingdom.


Average measurements (in mm): wing 5.60 x 2.00, wing scale 0.200 x 0.060