Syscioblatta dohrni Scudder 1879 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattodea - Spiloblattinidae

Alternative combinations: Etoblattina dohrni, Etoblattina dohrnii, Spiloblattina dohrni

Synonym: Sysciophlebia steinbachi Guthörl 1934

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 Syscioblatta according to J. Schneider and R. Werneburg 1993

See also Guthörl 1934, Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1920, Handlirsch 1922, Schneider 1977, Schneider 1978, Schneider 1982, Schneider 1983, Scudder 1879 and von Schlechtendal 1913

Sister taxa: Syscioblatta allegheniensis, Syscioblatta anomala, Syscioblatta euryptera, Syscioblatta kaierkanensis, Syscioblatta minor, Syscioblatta misera, Syscioblatta obscura, Syscioblatta pennsylvanica, Syscioblatta slusiensis, Syscioblatta steubenvilleana, Syscioblatta teberdensis

Type specimens:

  • Syscioblatta dohrni: Coll Dresden Pl XXVI fig 38 , 39, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Wettin, which is in a Stephanian C terrestrial shale in the Ottweiler Stufe Formation of Germany.
  • Sysciophlebia steinbachi: Guthorl 500, a tegmen. Its type locality is Grube Steinbach-Brücken, Grenzkohlen seam, which is in a Stephanian fluvial-lacustrine shale in the Ottweiler Formation of Germany.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Carboniferous of Germany (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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