Orephasma eumorpha Ren 1997 (stick insect)

Insecta - Phasmatodea - Susumaniidae

Full reference: D. Ren. 1997. First record of fossil stick-insects from China (Phasmatodea: Hagiphasmatidae fam. nov.) with analysis of some palaeobiological features. Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 22:268-281

Belongs to Orephasma according to D. Ren 1997

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: GMCB HP96001, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Shimen village, Yangshulin, Pingquan County (GMC Beijing collection), which is in an Aptian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Shimen village, Yangshulin, Pingquan County (GMC Beijing collection)

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