Liassophlebia Tillyard 1925 (damsel-dragonflies)

Insecta - Odonata - Liassophlebiidae

Full reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1925. The British Liassic Dragonflies. Fossil Insects, British Museum Natural History 1:1-40

Parent taxon: Liassophlebiidae according to R. S. Kelly and A. Nel 2018

See also Carpenter 1992, Nel et al. 1993, Tillyard 1925, Whalley 1985 and Zeuner 1962

Sister taxa: Bavarophlebia, Ferganophlebia, Grimmenopteron, Rossiphlebia

Subtaxa: Liassophlebia batheri Liassophlebia magnifica Liassophlebia pseudomagnifica Liassophlebia westwoodi Liassophlebia withersi

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Type: Liassophlebia magnifica

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Austria (1 collection), the United Kingdom (4)

• Triassic of the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 8 collections including 9 occurrences

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