Polystoechotites barksdalae Archibald and Makarkin 2006 (giant lacewing)

Insecta - Neuroptera - Polystoechotidae

Full reference: S. B. Archibald and V. N. Makarkin. 2006. Tertiary Giant Lacewings (Neuroptera: Polystoechotidae): revision and description of new taxa from Western North America and Denmark. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 4(2):119-155

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

Sister taxa: Polystoechotites falcatus, Polystoechotites lewisi, Polystoechotites piperatus

Type specimen: SR97-3-9, a forewing (crumpled & torn fragmentary forewing). Its type locality is Republic, locality B4131, which is in a Ypresian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Klondike Mountain Formation of Washington.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Republic, locality B4131

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