Orthomylacris mansfieldi Scudder 1879

Insecta - Blattodea - Mylacridae

Alternative combinations: Mylacris mansfieldi, Mylacris mansfieldii

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1879. Palaeozoic Cockroaches: A complete revision of the species of both worlds, with an essay toward their classification. Memoirs of the Boston Society of Natural History 3:23-134

Belongs to Orthomylacris according to A. Handlirsch 1922

See also Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1920, Melander 1903, Scudder 1879, Scudder 1884, Scudder 1890 and Scudder 1895

Sister taxa: Orthomylacris alutacea, Orthomylacris analis, Orthomylacris berryi, Orthomylacris contorta, Orthomylacris cordiformis, Orthomylacris delicatula, Orthomylacris franklini, Orthomylacris gurleyi, Orthomylacris hastata, Orthomylacris heeri, Orthomylacris mathieui, Orthomylacris northi, Orthomylacris pauperata, Orthomylacris pennsylvaniae, Orthomylacris pittstoniana, Orthomylacris pluteus, Orthomylacris recta, Orthomylacris rigida, Phthinomylacris medialis, Phthinomylacris pauper

Type specimen: Its type locality is Cannelton, Vein C, which is in a Westphalian terrestrial shale in Pennsylvania


• Westphalian of United States (1: Pennsylvania collection)

• Carboniferous of United States (1: Illinois)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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