Mesorthopteron locustoides Tillyard 1916 (insect)

Insecta - Eoblattida - Mesorthopteridae

Full reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1916. Descriptions of the fossil Insects; Mesozoic and Tertiary Insects of Queensland and New South Wales. Descriptions of the fossil Insects and stratigraphical features. Queensland Geological Survey (253)11-70

Belongs to Mesorthopteron according to S. Y. Storozhenko 1998

See also Riek 1956, Tillyard 1916, Tillyard 1922 and Tillyard 1923

Sister taxon: Mesorthopteron similis

Type specimen: GSQI5, a tegmen (fragment). Its type locality is Denmark Hill Insect Bed (Dunstan 1909 collection), which is in a Norian pond siltstone in the Blackstone Formation of Australia.



• Triassic of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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