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Piezocoris peremptus Scudder 1890 (leaf-footed bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Coreidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 208565

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 Piezocoris according to S. H. Scudder 1890

Sister taxa: Piezocoris compactilis, Piezocoris peritus

Type specimen: MCZ 519, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

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Average measurements (in mm): body 9.65 x 3.00