Artinska ovata Sellards 1909 (winged insect)

Insecta - Reculida - Lemmatophoridae

Alternative combination: Orta ovata

Synonyms: Orta reducta Handlirsch 1937, Orta sallardiana Handlirsch 1937, Orta sellardsiana Handlirsch 1937, Orta tillyardiana Handlirsch 1937

Full reference: E. H. Sellards. 1909. Types of Permian Insects, Part III: Megasecoptera, Orycloblattinidae and Protorthoptera. American Journal of Science 27:151-173

Belongs to Artinska according to R. J. Beckemeyer 2009

See also Carpenter 1935, Carpenter 1939, Handlirsch 1922, Handlirsch 1937, Sellards 1909, Storozhenko 1998 and Tillyard 1928

Sister taxa: Artinska clara, Artinska infigurabilis, Artinska larisae, Artinska novella, Artinska sellardsi, Artinska sojanensis, Artinska ufimica, Artinska vorkutensis

Type specimens:

  • Artinska ovata: Sellards 295, a forewing. Its type locality is Elmo, Sellards collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.
  • Orta reducta: Its type locality is Elmo, YPM 1921 collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.
  • Orta sellardsiana:
  • Orta tillyardiana:

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (8: Kansas, Oklahoma collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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