Tupus Sellards 1906 (griffinfly)

Insecta - Meganisoptera - Meganeuridae

Alternative spelling: Typus

Synonym: Paragilsonia Zhang et al. 2012

Parent taxon: Tupinae according to Z. J. Zhang et al. 2012

See also Brauckmann and Zessin 1989, Carpenter 1933, Carpenter 1947, Carpenter 1992, Engel 1998, Handlirsch 1919, Handlirsch 1922, Li et al. 2013, Nel et al. 2009, Whalley 1980 and Zessin 1983

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Tupus gallicus Tupus gilmorei Tupus gracilis Tupus orientalis Tupus permianus Tupus whitei

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• Permian of France (1 collection), United States (9: Arizona, Kansas, Oklahoma)

• Carboniferous of China (2)

Total: 12 collections including 13 occurrences

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