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Chauliodites picteti Heer 1864 (winged insect)

Insecta - Reculida - Chaulioditidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 196850

MHI 1486
original specimen from Godewitz near Slazmunde
Specimen from Bremke

Synonym: Anasialis langei Handlirsch 1939 (taxon 196854)

Full reference: O. Heer. 1864. Ueber die fossilen Kakerlaken. Vierteljahrsschrift der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich 9:273-302

Belongs to Chauliodites according to A. Bashkuev et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Chauliodites afonini, Chauliodites anisicus, Chauliodites antiquus, Chauliodites cancellatus, Chauliodites circumornatus, Chauliodites costalis, Chauliodites durus, Chauliodites eskovi, Chauliodites esperstedtensis, Chauliodites fuyuanensis, Chauliodites geniatus, Chauliodites gomankovi, Chauliodites incanus, Chauliodites issadensis, Chauliodites kitshmengensis, Chauliodites mongolicus, Chauliodites nedubrovensis, Chauliodites niedzwiedzkii, Chauliodites ponomarenkoi, Chauliodites ramosus, Chauliodites sennikovi

Type specimens:

  • Chauliodites picteti: Its type locality is Gödewitz near Salzmünde, which is in an Olenekian terrestrial siliciclastic in Germany
  • Anasialis langei: Its type locality is Bremkertal, below Bremke, which is in a Spathian pond mudstone in the Solling Formation of Germany.


Average measurements (in mm): antenna length 8.70, body length 9.30, forewing 13.8 x 4.8, fragment length 15.0