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Thuringoblatta gimmi Kuhn 1938 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattaria - Mesoblattinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 198146

Holotype

Full reference: O. Kuhn. 1938. Neue Insektenreste aus der deutschen Lettenkohle (Obertrias). Beiträge zur Geologie von Thüringen 5:84-86

Belongs to Thuringoblatta according to A. H. Müller 1965

Sister taxon: Thuringoblatta sogdianensis

Type specimen: GIBF 37/5ab, a forewing (missing apical section). Its type locality is Underpass between A71 & Eisenacher Str., which is in a Carnian terrestrial shale in the Lettenkohle Formation of Germany.

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Average measurements (in mm): tegmen 30.0 x 15.0