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Homaloneura redbirdi Brauckmann et al. 1993 (winged insect)

Insecta - Palaeodictyoptera - Spilapteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 284147


Alternative combination: Sheltoweeptera redbirdi

Full reference: C. Brauckmann, D. R. Chestnut, and J. R. Jennings. 1993. New spilapterid insect from the Breathitt Formation (Middle Pennsylvanian, Westphalian B) of eastern Kentucky, USA. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Monatshefte 1993(11):641-647

Belongs to Homaloneura according to Y. J. Li et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Homaloneura berenice, Homaloneura bonnieri, Homaloneura bucklandi, Homaloneura dabasinskasi, Homaloneura elegans, Homaloneura joannae, Homaloneura kiliani, Homaloneura lehmani, Homaloneura ligeia, Homaloneura ornata, Homaloneura punctata

Type specimen: KGS1380, a wing. Its type locality is Daniel Boone Parkway Roadcut, which is in a Westphalian B delta plain siltstone in the Breathitt Formation of Kentucky.


Average measurements (in mm): forewing 56.0 x 19.0