Sylvicola prisca Brodie 1845

Insecta - Diptera - Anisopodidae

Alternative combinations: Anisopus priscus, Bria prisca, Rhyphus priscus

Full reference: P. B. Brodie. 1845. A History of the Fossil Insects in the Secondary Rocks of England Accompanied by a Particular Account of the Strata in which they Occur, and of the Circumstances Connected with their Preservation 1-130

Belongs to Sylvicola according to M. WojtoƄ et al. 2018

See also Brodie 1845, Edwards 1928, Evenhuis 1994, Giebel 1856 and Handlirsch 1906

Sister taxa: Sylvicola baltica, Sylvicola cadaver, Sylvicola carolae, Sylvicola fenestralis, Sylvicola hoffeinsorum, Sylvicola hooleyi, Sylvicola lugubris, Sylvicola maculata, Sylvicola punctata, Sylvicola splendida, Sylvicola thiriona

Type specimen: Its type locality is Dinton, Vale of Wardour, Middle Purbeck, which is in a Berriasian lagoonal/restricted shallow subtidal horizon in the Lulworth Formation of the United Kingdom

Distribution: found only at Dinton, Vale of Wardour, Middle Purbeck

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