Pterotella shartegensis Zyla et al. 2014 (aphid)

Insecta - Hemiptera - Juraphididae

Full reference: D. Zyla, V. Blagoderov, and P. Wegierek. 2014. Juraphididae, a new family of aphids and its significance in aphid evolution. Systematic Entomology 39:506-517

Belongs to Pterotella according to D. Zyla et al. 2014

Sister taxon: Pterotella formosa

Type specimen: PIN 4270/2787, a forewing. Its type locality is Shar-Teg, outcrop 423/6 (PIN collection 4270), which is in a Tithonian lacustrine - large claystone in the Sharteg Formation of Mongolia.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Shar-Teg, outcrop 423/6 (PIN collection 4270)

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