Palaeocossus Oppenheim 1885 (true bug)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Palaeontinidae

Full reference: P. Oppenheim. 1885. Die Ahnen unserer Schmetterlinge in der Sekundär- und Tertiärperiode. Berliner Entomologische Zeitschrift 29:331-349

Parent taxon: Palaeontinidae according to K. G. A. Hamilton 1992

See also Becker-Migdisova 1949, Evans 1956 and Handlirsch 1906

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

Subtaxa: Palaeocossus giganteus Palaeocossus jurassicus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Kyrgyzstan (1 collection), the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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