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Ectobius kohlsi Vrsansky et al. 2014 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattodea - Ectobiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 287949

Full reference: P. Vrsansky, L. Vidlicka, and C. C. Labandeira. 2014. Taxonomic names, in Native Ectobius (Blattaria: Ectobiidae) from the early Eocene Green River Formation of Colorado and its reintroduction to North America 49 million years later. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 107:28-36

Belongs to Ectobius according to P. Vrsansky et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Ectobius balticus, Ectobius glabellus, Ectobius inclusus

Type specimen: USNM 41679/53274, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Denson, locality 41679, which is in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large lime mudstone in the Green River Formation of Colorado.

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Average measurements (in mm): body 5.60 x 2.50, tegmen length 5.90