Durnovaria parallela Whalley 1985 (stick insect)

Insecta - Phasmatodea - Aerophasmidae

Full reference: P. E. S. Whalley. 1985. The systematics and palaeogeography of the Lower Jurassic insects of Dorset, England. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Geology) 39(3):107-189

Belongs to Durnovaria according to J. Ansorge 2003

See also Ansorge 1996 and Whalley 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH In 59171, a forewing (basal fragment). Its type locality is Flatstones, Stonebarrow, Charmouth (Jackson collection), which is in an Obtusum marine mudstone in the United Kingdom.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (1 collection), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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