Necymylacris heros Scudder 1879 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattodea - Necymylacridae

Alternative combination: Eumorphoblatta heros

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 Necymylacris according to J. Schneider 1983

See also Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1920, Handlirsch 1922, Scudder 1879 and Scudder 1895

Sister taxa: Necymylacris bohemica, Necymylacris fascigera, Necymylacris handlirschi, Necymylacris hastata, Necymylacris lacoana, Necymylacris lerichei, Necymylacris meunieri, Necymylacris reisbachensis, Necymylacris scudderi, Necymylacris steinbachensis, Necymylacris sulcata, Prantlites bohemicus

Type specimen: USNM 38056, a tegmen (well preserved forewing). Its type locality is near Pittston roof shales of Vein C, which is in a Westphalian C terrestrial shale in the Pottsville Formation of Pennsylvania.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at near Pittston roof shales of Vein C

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