Dasyleptus artinskianus Engel 2009 (jumping bristletails)

Insecta - Archaeognatha - Dasyleptidae

Full reference: M. S. Engel. 2009. A new Lower Permian bristletail from the Wellington Formation in Kansas (archaeognatha: Dasyleptidae). Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 112(1/2):40- 44

Belongs to Dasyleptus according to M. S. Engel 2009

Sister taxa: Dasyleptus brongniarti, Dasyleptus lucasi, Dasyleptus noli, Dasyleptus rowlandi, Dasyleptus sharovi, Dasyleptus triassicus

Type specimen: MCZ 8648, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Elmo, MCZ post-1950 collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Elmo, MCZ post-1950 collection

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