PaleoDB taxon number: 292990
Alternative combinations: Ochlerotatus cockerelli, Taeniorhynchus cockerelli
Full reference: F. W. Edwards. 1923. Oligocene mosquitoes in the British Museum, with a summary of our present knowledge concerning fossil Culicidae. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society 79:139-155
Type specimen: BMNH I.10106/17190, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Bembridge Marls (Brodie coll), which is in a Priabonian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal lime mudstone in the Bouldnor Formation of the United Kingdom.
Average measurements (in mm): body length 4.80, wing length 1.80