Alternative combination: Erasipteron bolsoveri
Full reference: P. E. S. Whalley. 1979. New species of Protorthoptera and Protodonata (Insecta) from the Upper Carboniferous of Britain, with a comment on the origin of wings. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Geology) 32(1):85-90
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: BMNH In. 64532, a forewing (Forewing). Its type locality is Bolsover Colliery, which is in a Westphalian A mire/swamp coal in the Deep Hard Formation of the United Kingdom.
Average measurements (in mm): forewing 87.0 x 12.0