Mesotitan primitivus Sharov 1968

Insecta - Orthoptera - Mesotitanidae

Alternative combination: Prototitan primitivus

Full reference: A. G. Sharov. 1968. Filogeniya ortopteroidnykh nasekomykh. Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta Akademii Nauk SSSR 118:1-216

Belongs to Mesotitan according to O. BĂ©thoux 2007

See also Sharov 1968

Sister taxa: Mesotitan giganteus, Mesotitan ovalis, Mesotitan superior

Type specimen: PIN 2070/578, a forewing (proximal 2/3 of forewing). Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2070, Madygen (Northern area), which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.


• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (3 collections)

Total: 3 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.