Pseudochorista occidentalis Bashkuev 2008 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Kaltanidae

Full reference: A. S. Bashkuev. 2008. The First Record of Kaltanidae (Insecta: Mecoptera: Kaltanidae) from the Permian of European Russia. Paleontological Journal 42(4):401-405

Belongs to Pseudochorista according to A. S. Bashkuev 2008

Sister taxa: Pseudochorista excusabunda, Pseudochorista kovbasinae, Pseudochorista maculata, Pseudochorista mongolica

Type specimen: PIN 3286/74, a forewing. Its type locality is Chepanikha, Rossokha River Valley, which is in an Urzhumian terrestrial horizon in the Russian Federation.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Chepanikha, Rossokha River Valley

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