PaleoDB taxon number: 258029
Alternative combination: Hexagenites weyenberghii
Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1880. The Devonian insects of New Brunswick. Anniversary Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History 1830-1880 1-41
Sister taxon: Hexagenites cellulosus
Type specimen: MCZ 6277, a wing (fragment of a wing). Its type locality is Eichstätt, Solnhofen (BMNH collection), which is in a Tithonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Solnhofen Formation of Germany.
Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 20.0