Anthoscytina perpetua Li et al. 2013 (froghopper)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Procercopidae

Full reference: S. Li, C. K. Shih, and D. Ren. 2013. Systematic paleontology, in Forever love: the hitherto earliest record of copulating insects from the Middle Jurassic of China. PLoS One 8(11):e78188

Belongs to Anthoscytina according to J. Chen et al. 2015

See also Li et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Anthoscytina brevineura, Anthoscytina daica, Anthoscytina elegans, Anthoscytina hongi, Anthoscytina liugouensis, Anthoscytina longa, Anthoscytina parallelica, Anthoscytina pustulosus, Anthoscytina reducta, Anthoscytina trinervus

Type specimen: CNU-HEM-NN2012002, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Daohugou (CNU 2012 collection), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large shale in the Daohugou Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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