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Nyktalos uhleri Scudder 1890 (fulgorid planthopper)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Fulgoridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 280510

Alternative combination: Nyctophylax uhleri

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1890. The Tertiary Insects of North America. Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories XIII:1-734

Belongs to Nyktalos according to J. Szwedo et al. 2004

Sister taxon: Nyktalos vigil

Type specimen: MCZ 3517, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Florissant (MCZ 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 20.0, tegmen 20.0 x 8.0