Orthomylacris pluteus Scudder 1895

Insecta - Blattodea - Mylacridae

Alternative combination: Paromylacris pluteus

Full reference: S. H. Scudder. 1895. Revision of the American fossil cockroaches with descriptions of new forms. Bulletin of the United States Geological Survey 124:1-176

Belongs to Orthomylacris according to A. Handlirsch 1922

See also Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1906, Handlirsch 1920 and Scudder 1895

Sister taxa: Orthomylacris alutacea, Orthomylacris analis, Orthomylacris berryi, Orthomylacris contorta, Orthomylacris cordiformis, Orthomylacris delicatula, Orthomylacris franklini, Orthomylacris gurleyi, Orthomylacris hastata, Orthomylacris heeri, Orthomylacris mansfieldi, Orthomylacris mathieui, Orthomylacris northi, Orthomylacris pauperata, Orthomylacris pennsylvaniae, Orthomylacris pittstoniana, Orthomylacris recta, Orthomylacris rigida, Phthinomylacris medialis, Phthinomylacris pauper

Type specimen: Coll Lacoe 2040 a, a tegmen (fragment). Its type locality is Butter mine in Pittston, which is in a Westphalian terrestrial shale/anthracite in the Pottsville Formation of Pennsylvania.

Distribution: found only at Butter mine in Pittston

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