Protohymen permianus Tillyard 1924 (winged insect)

Insecta - Megasecoptera - Protohymenidae

Full reference: R. J. Tillyard. 1924. Kansas Permian Insects, Part 3: The New Order Protohymenoptera. American Journal of Science, Series 5 8(44):111-122

Belongs to Protohymen according to F. M. Carpenter 1992

See also Carpenter 1930, Carpenter 1933, Tillyard 1924 and Tillyard 1926

Sister taxa: Protohymen angustipennis, Protohymen anomalus, Protohymen bifurcatus, Protohymen carpenteri, Protohymen concinna, Protohymen curvatus, Protohymen elongatus, Protohymen largus, Protohymen latus, Protohymen novokshonovi, Protohymen pictus, Protohymen readi, Protohymen shafferi, Protohymen tenuis, Protohymen venustus, Pseudohymen minor, Pseudohymen sylvaensis

Type specimen: YPM 5001, a forewing (left forewing). Its type locality is Elmo, YPM 1921 collection, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Permian of United States (6: Kansas collections)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.