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Chrestotella danae Scudder 1868 (winged insect)

Insecta - Protorthoptera

PaleoDB taxon number: 282464

Alternative combinations: Chrestotes danae, Gerarus danae, Miamia danae

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1868. Supplement to descriptions of articulates. Descriptions of fossil insects found on Mazon Creek, and near Morris, Grundy Co. Ill. Geological Survey of Illinois 3:566-572

Belongs to Chrestotella according to A. Handlirsch 1922

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Mazon Creek (University of Illinois collection), which is in a Westphalian D deltaic mudstone in the Carbondale Formation of Illinois


Average measurements (in mm): wing 25.0 x 8.0