Curvitupus ariegensis Nel et al. 2009 (griffinfly)

Insecta - Meganisoptera - Meganeuridae

Full reference: A. Nel, G. Fleck, R. Garrouste, G. Gand, J. Lapeyrie, S. M. Bybee, and J. Prokop. 2009. Revision of Permo-Carboniferous griffenflies (Insecta: Odonatoptera: Meganisoptera) based upon new species and redescription of selected poorly known taxa from Eurasia. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 289(4-6):89-121

Belongs to Curvitupus according to A. Nel et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Curvitupus elongatus, Curvitupus magnificus, Curvitupus verneti

Type specimen: LdLAP 33A, a forewing (basal two-third of a forewing). Its type locality is F19, Arièges, Lodève Basin, which is in a Kungurian pond claystone in the Salagou Formation of France.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at F19, Arièges, Lodève Basin

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