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Delopterinus zebra Rasnitsyn 2004 (winged insect)

Insecta - Miomoptera - Palaeomanteidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 219964

Full reference: A. P. Rasnitsyn. 2004. Leposmatona, Caloneurida, Hypoperlida, Hemiptera, Palaeomanteida, Eoblattida, in Important new insect fossils from Carrizo Arroyo and the Permo-Carboniferous faunal boundary. Carboniferous-Permian transition, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 25:215-246

Belongs to Delopterinus according to A. P. Rasnitsyn 2004

Sister taxon: Delopterinus bicolor

Type specimen: NMMNH P-36610, a forewing (forewing lacking anal area & apex). Its type locality is NMMNH L-3433; Carrizo Arroyo, which is in an Asselian pond mudstone in the Bursum Formation of New Mexico.


Average measurements (in mm): forewing length 5.50