Protopanorpa permiana Tillyard 1926 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Permochoristidae

Full reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1926. Kansas Permian Insects, Part 7: The Order Mecoptera. American Journal of Science, Series 5 11(62):133-164

Belongs to Protopanorpa according to V. G. Novokshonov 1997

See also Carpenter 1930, Tillyard 1926, Willmann 1978 and Willmann 1989

Sister taxa: Protopanorpa elongata, Protopanorpa longicubitalis, Protopanorpa media, Protopanorpa minuta, Protopanorpa similis, Protopanorpoides minutus

Type specimen: YPM 5064, a forewing. Its type locality is Elmo, YPM 1921 collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.



• Permian of United States (2: Kansas collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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