Triassolestes Tillyard 1918 (dragonfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Triassolestidae

Full reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1918. Mesozoic Insects of Queensland. No. 3 Odonata and Protodonata. The Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 43:417-436

Parent taxon: Triassolestidae according to A. Nel et al. 2002

See also Bechly 1997, Carpenter 1992, Nel et al. 1993 and Tillyard 1923

Sister taxa: Sogdopterites, Triassolestinae, Triassolestodes, Triassoneura, Triassothemis

Subtaxa: Triassolestes epiophlebioides

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Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution: found only at Denmark Hill Insect Bed (Dunstan 1915-1916 collection) (Triassic of Australia)

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