Delopsocus elongatus Sellards 1909 (winged insect)

Insecta - Miomoptera - Palaeomanteidae

Alternative combination: Delopterum elongatum

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 Delopsocus according to J. Prokop et al. 2017

See also Carpenter 1933, Handlirsch 1922, Rasnitsyn 2004, Sellards 1909 and Tillyard 1928

Sister taxa: Delopsocus fasciatus, Delopsocus furcatulus, Delopsocus kamensis, Delopsocus kansanum, Delopsocus latus, Delopsocus lepidus, Delopsocus sinuosus, Delopsocus stenopterus

Type specimen: Sellards 61, a forewing. Its type locality is Elmo, Sellards collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.



• Permian of United States (6: Kansas, Oklahoma collections)

Total: 6 collections including 7 occurrences

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