Atimoblatta curvipennis Handlirsch 1906 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattodea - Necymylacridae

Synonym: Atimoblatta reniformis Handlirsch 1906 [objective synonym]

Full reference: A. Handlirsch. 1906. Revision of American Paleozoic insects. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 29(1441):661-820

Belongs to Atimoblatta according to A. Handlirsch 1922

See also Durden 1969, Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1906 and Handlirsch 1920

Sister taxon: Atimoblatta reducta

Type specimens:

  • Atimoblatta curvipennis: USNM 35380, a tegmen. Its type locality is Scranton, which is in a Westphalian terrestrial shale/anthracite in the Pottsville Formation of Pennsylvania.
  • Atimoblatta reniformis: USNM 35383, a tegmen. Its type locality is Scranton, which is in a Westphalian terrestrial shale/anthracite in the Pottsville Formation of Pennsylvania.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Scranton

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