Archebittacus Riek 1955 (hangingfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Bittacidae

Full reference: E. F. Riek. 1955. Fossil insects from the Triassic beds at Mt. Crosby, Queensland. Australian Journal of Zoology 3(4):654-691

Parent taxon: Bittacidae according to K. J. Lambkin 2017

See also Riek 1955 and Willmann 1978

Sister taxa: Antiquanabittacus, Baissobittacus, Bittacinae, Bittacus, Burmobittacus, Composibittacus, Cretobittacus, Decoribittacus, Exilibittacus, Formosibittacus, Hylobittacus, Jurahylobittacus, Karattacus, Liaobittacus, Megabittacus, Mongolobittacus, Neorthophlebiinae, Orthobittacus, Palaeobittacus, Plesiobittacinae, Preanabittacus, Probittacus, Prohylobittacus, Scharabittacus, Sibirobittacus, Thyridates, Tytthobittacus

Subtaxa: Archebittacus exilis

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Type: Archebittacus exilis

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Australia (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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