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Limnophilus soporatus Scudder 1890 (caddisfly)

Insecta - Trichoptera - Limnephilidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 207725

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1890. The Tertiary Insects of North America. Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories XIII:1-734

Belongs to Limnophilus according to S. H. Scudder 1890

Sister taxon: Limnophilus antiquus

Type specimen: MCZ 333, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.


Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 12.5