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Necropsylla rigidula Cockerell 1911 (jumping plant louse)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Aphalaridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 268220

Full reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1911. Fossil Insects from Florissant, Colorado. Bulletin American Museum of Natural History 30:71-82

Belongs to Necropsylla according to T. D. A. Cockerell 1911

Sister taxon: Necropsylla rigida

Type specimen: UCM-4506, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (Rohwer Collection), which is in a Chadronian lacustrine - large shale in the Florissant Formation of Colorado.

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Average measurements (in mm): body length 2.00, forewing length 1.50