Shurabia postiretis Huang et al. 1991 (winged insect)

Insecta - Reculida - Geinitziidae

Alternative combination: Meixiella postiretis

Full reference: Z. Q. Huang, F. Y. Li, and Q. B. Lin. 1991. Some Early Jurassic insects from Meixi of Yiyang County, Jiangxi. Acta Palaeontologica Sinica 30:647-653

Belongs to Shurabia according to S. Y. Storozhenko 1998

See also Huang et al. 1991 and Storozhenko 1997

Sister taxa: Shurabia aleda, Shurabia angustata, Shurabia annosa, Shurabia anomala, Shurabia australis, Shurabia bashkuevi, Shurabia elegans, Shurabia ferganensis, Shurabia grandis, Shurabia hissarica, Shurabia inferior, Shurabia kapokkraalensis, Shurabia lukashevichae, Shurabia magna, Shurabia minuta, Shurabia ovata, Shurabia parvula, Shurabia permiana, Shurabia serrata, Shurabia sogutensis, Shurabia tanga

Type specimen: NIGP 109269, a forewing. Its type locality is Meixi, Yiyang County, which is in a Sinemurian paralic siliciclastic in the Menkoushan Formation of China.


Distribution: found only at Meixi, Yiyang County

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