Palaeopsychops dodgeorum Makarkin and Archibald 2003 (giant lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Polystoechotidae

Full reference: V. N. Makarkin and S. B. Archibald. 2003. Family affinity of the genus Palaeopsychops Andersen with description of a new species from the Early Eocene of British Columbia, Canada (Neuroptera: Polystoechotidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 96(3):171-180

Belongs to Palaeopsychops according to S. B. Archibald and V. N. Makarkin 2006

See also Makarkin and Archibald 2003

Sister taxa: Palaeopsychops abruptus, Palaeopsychops angustifasciatus, Palaeopsychops douglasae, Palaeopsychops latifasciatus, Palaeopsychops maculatus, Palaeopsychops marringerae, Palaeopsychops quadratus, Palaeopsychops setosus, Palaeopsychops timmi

Type specimen: SFU Q-0422, a forewing (left forewing)

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Quilchena (Eocene of British Columbia)

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