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Simplicius simplex Scudder 1879 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattodea - Mylacridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 289343

Alternative combination: Lithomylacris simplex

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1879. Palaeozoic Cockroaches: A complete revision of the species of both worlds, with an essay toward their classification. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History 3:23-134

Belongs to Simplicius according to A. Handlirsch 1920

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Grape Creek, Danville, which is in a Westphalian D deltaic mudstone in the Carbondale Formation of Illinois

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Average measurements (in mm): forewing 24.0 x 10.0