Oligotypus tuscaloosae Beckemeyer and Engel 2011 (griffinfly)

Insecta - Meganisoptera - Meganeuridae

Full reference: R. J. Beckemeyer and M. S. Engel. 2011. Upper Carboniferous insects from the Pottsville Formation of northern Alabama (Insecta: Ephemeropterida, Palaeodictyopterida, Odonatoptera). Scientific Papers, Natural History Museum, The University of Kansas 44:1-19

Belongs to Oligotypus according to R. J. Beckemeyer and M. S. Engel 2011

Sister taxa: Oligotypus huangheensis, Oligotypus makowskii, Oligotypus tillyardi

Type specimen: PI1988.001.001, a forewing. Its type locality is Strip mine at Windham Springs, which is in a Westphalian A terrestrial shale in the Pottsville Formation of Alabama.


Distribution: found only at Strip mine at Windham Springs

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