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Alastor rottensis Meunier 1915 (potter wasp)

Insecta - Hymenoptera - Vespidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 270646

Full reference: F. Meunier. 1915. Über einige fossile Insekten aus den Braunkohlenschichten (Aquitanien) von Rott (Siebengebirge). Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft 67:205-217

Belongs to Alastor according to G. Statz 1936

Sister taxon: Alastor solidescens

Type specimen: Its type locality is Rott (Bauckhorn coll), which is in a MP 30 lacustrine - large lignite in Germany

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 9.80, forewing length 6.00