Colossocossus Menon et al. 2005 (true bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Palaeontinidae

Full reference: F. Menon, S. W. Heads, and D. M. Martill. 2005. New Palaeontinidae (Insecta: Cicadomorpha) from the Lower Cretaceous Crato Formation of Brazil. Cretaceous Research 26:837-844

Parent taxon: Palaeontinidae according to F. Menon et al. 2007

See also Menon et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Abrocossus, Archipsyche, Asiocossus, Baeocossus, Cladocossus, Cratocossus, Cricocossus, Cyllonium, Daohugoucossus, Eocicada, Eoiocossus, Gansucossus, Hallakkungis, Ijacossus, Ilerdocossus, Jibeicossus, Kallicossus, Martynovocossus, Miracossus, Montsecocossus, Neimenggucossus, Ningchengia, Pachypsyche, Palaeocicadopsis, Palaeocossus, Palaeontina, Palaeontinidae arcuatus, Palaeontinodes, Palaeontinopsis, Papilioncossus, Parawonnacottella, Phragmatoecicossus, Phragmatoecites, Plachutella, Prolystra, Shurabocossus, Sinopalaeocossus, Suljuktaja, Suljuktocossus, Synapocossus, Talbragarocossus, Valdicossus, Yanocossus, Turgaiella, Cicadomorpha

Subtaxa: Colossocossus bechlyi Colossocossus giganticus Colossocossus loveridgei Colossocossus rugosa

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Type: Colossocossus loveridgei

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections including 4 occurrences

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