Polystoechotites lewisi 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 barksdalae, Polystoechotites falcatus, Polystoechotites piperatus

Type specimen: SCSU-SR-0316, a hindwing (Apical half of well-preserved hindwing). Its type locality is Republic, UWBM locality A0307, which is in a Ypresian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Klondike Mountain Formation of Washington.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Republic, UWBM locality A0307

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