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Archipseudophasma phoenix Zompro 2001 (stick insect)

Insecta - Phasmatodea - Archipseudophasmatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 284599

Full reference: O. Zompro. 2001. The Phasmatodea and Raptophasma n. gen., Orthoptera incertae sedis, in Baltic amber (Insecta: Orthoptera). Mitteilungen aus dem Geologisch-Paläontologischen Institut der Universität Hamburg 85:229-261

Belongs to Archipseudophasma according to O. Zompro 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: GPIH 4300, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Baltic Amber, GPIH collection, which is in a Priabonian terrestrial amber in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): body length 22.8, tegmen length 15.0