Onychothemis rihai Prokop et al. 2003 (common skimmer)

Insecta - Odonata - Libellulidae

Full reference: J. Prokop, G. Fleck, and A. Nel. 2003. New dragonflies from the Lower Miocene (Ottnangian/Karpatian) of the Cypris Shale in western Bohemia (Odonata: Libellulidae). Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Monatshefte 2003(9):561-576

Belongs to Onychothemis according to J. Prokop et al. 2016

See also Prokop et al. 2003

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UK015, a forewing (Apical part missing). Its type locality is Pochlovice, which is in a MN 4 lacustrine - small shale in the Cypris Formation of the Czech Republic.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of the Czech Republic (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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