Ponopterix Vršanský and Grimaldi 1999 (cockroach)

Insecta - Blattodea - Ponopterixidae

Full reference: P. Vršanský and D. Grimaldi. 1999. Taxonomic names, in Lower Cretaceous Blattaria. Proceedings of the First International Palaeoentomological Conference 167-176

Parent taxon: Ponopterixidae according to A. Nel et al. 2014

See also Bechly 2007, Kirejtshuk et al. 2014, Lee 2016, Vršanský 2003, Vršanský 2004 and Vršanský and Grimaldi 1999

Sister taxa: Blattapterix, Elytropterix, Jantaropterix, Permoponopterix, Petropterix

Subtaxa: Ponopterix axelrodi Ponopterix maxima

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Brazil (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections including 6 occurrences

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