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Rhipidoblattina maculata Vishnyakova 1968 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattaria - Caloblattinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 210243

Full reference: V. N. Vishnyakova. 1968. Mezozoiskiye Tarakany s Naruzhnym Yaytsekladom i Osobennosti ikh Rasmnozheniya (Blattodea) [Mesozoic cockroach ovipositors and the peculiarity of their reproduction (Blattodea)]. Yurskoy Nasekomiye Karatau [Jurassic Insects of Karatau] 55-86

Belongs to Rhipidoblattina according to V. N. Vishnyakova 1968

Sister taxa: Rhipidoblattina (Canaliblatta), Rhipidoblattina angustata, Rhipidoblattina beipiaoensis, Rhipidoblattina boya, Rhipidoblattina bucklandi, Rhipidoblattina chichengensis, Rhipidoblattina decoris, Rhipidoblattina elegans, Rhipidoblattina emacerata, Rhipidoblattina forticrusa, Rhipidoblattina fuxinensis, Rhipidoblattina geikiei, Rhipidoblattina gurvaniensis, Rhipidoblattina jilinensis, Rhipidoblattina kisylkiensis, Rhipidoblattina lacunata, Rhipidoblattina lanceolata, Rhipidoblattina latior, Rhipidoblattina liaoningensis, Rhipidoblattina liugouensis, Rhipidoblattina lonchopteris, Rhipidoblattina longa, Rhipidoblattina longa, Rhipidoblattina magna, Rhipidoblattina mayingziensis, Rhipidoblattina nanligezhuangensis, Rhipidoblattina radipinguis, Rhipidoblattina shulanensis, Rhipidoblattina spathulata, Rhipidoblattina tulunensis

Type specimen: PIN 2239/355, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Karatau-Mikhailovka (PIN collection 2239), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan.

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Average measurements (in mm): body 14.0 x 4.5, forewing 13.5 x 3.5