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Chionaemopsis quadrifasciatus Cockerell and Le Veque, 1931

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Chionaemopsis quadrifasciatus Cockerell & Le Veque, 1931: 355, fig. 1, photo 1
Type locality: Colorado, Station 16, Parachute Creek
Type: Holotype: Colorado, Station 16, Parachute Creek; Compression in a Bridgerian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Green River Formation; in coll. ?

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


Distribution: found only at Station 16, Parachute Creek (Eocene of Colorado). It is associated with the Green River Formation, Bridgerian (50.3 - 46.2 Ma) following Palaeobiology Database (2019).

Worth knowing:


Cockerell, T. D. A. & N. Le Veque 1931. The antiquity of insect structures. The American Naturalist 65: 351-359.
The Paleobiology Database. URL: https://paleobiodb.org/ [online: 2019.10.24].

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2019.10.24
not reviewed