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Siphonophoroides antiqua Buckton 1883 (aphid)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Aphididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 207878

MCZ 1003
MCZ 4165

Synonyms: Amalancon lutosus Scudder 1890 (no. 207961), Aphantaphis exsuca Scudder 1890 (no. 207877), Aphidopsis dalli Scudder 1890 (no. 207929), Aphidopsis lutaria Scudder 1890 (no. 195115), Aphidopsis subterna Scudder 1890 (no. 207926), Archilachnus mudgei Scudder 1890 (no. 207867), Lithaphis diruta Scudder 1890 (no. 207921), Siphonophoroides propinqua Scudder 1890 (no. 207919), Siphonophoroides rafinesquei Scudder 1890 (no. 207879)

Full reference: G. B. Buckton. 1883. Monograph of the British Aphides, Vol IV 1-228

Belongs to Siphonophoroides according to C. Favret 2012

Sister taxa: Siphonophoroides breineri, Siphonophoroides burholti, Siphonophoroides gillettei, Siphonophoroides lassa, Siphonophoroides madseni, Siphonophoroides magnalata, Siphonophoroides orapaensis, Siphonophoroides pennatus, Siphonophoroides simplex

Type specimens:

  • Siphonophoroides antiqua: 1079, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Amalancon lutosus: 340, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Aphantaphis exsuca: 1215, a forewing. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Aphidopsis dalli: 9135, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Aphidopsis lutaria: MCZ 1003, an exoskeleton (body with wings). Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Aphidopsis subterna: 219, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Archilachnus mudgei: 13328, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Lithaphis diruta: 3785, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Siphonophoroides propinqua: 3738, an exoskeleton (moderately preserved). Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.
  • Siphonophoroides rafinesquei: 1667, an exoskeleton (body missing abdomen). Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 3.61, forewing 4.75 x 1.51, wing length 4.74