Liogomphus yixianensis Ren and Guo 1996 (clubtail dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Gomphidae

Full reference: D. Ren and Z. Guo. 1996. Three new genera and three new species of dragonflies from the late Jurassic of Northeast China. Entomologica Sinica 3(2):95-105

Belongs to Liogomphus according to J. P. Chang and Z. S. Sun 2006

See also Ren and Guo 1996

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: LB 94020, a wing (Male with three wings and Thorax). Its type locality is Near Chaomidian Village (GMC Beijing coll), which is in a Barremian lacustrine - large mudstone in the Yixian Formation of China.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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