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Hexagenites weyenberghi Scudder 1880 (mayfly)

Insecta - Ephemerida - Hexagenitidae

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

Belongs to Hexagenites according to R. Willmann 2007

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