Protohymen tenuis Carpenter 1939 (winged insect)

Insecta - Megasecoptera - Protohymenidae

Full reference: F. M. Carpenter. 1939. The Lower Permian Insects of Kansas. Part 8: Additional Megasecoptera, Protodonata, Odonata, Homoptera, Psocoptera, Protelytroptera, Plectoptera and Protoperlaria. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 73(3):29-70

Belongs to Protohymen according to F. M. Carpenter 1939

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

Type specimen: MCZ 3812, a forewing. Its type locality is Elmo, MCZ 1935 collection Lower Limestone, which is in an Artinskian pond limestone in the Wellington Formation of Kansas.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Elmo, MCZ 1935 collection Lower Limestone

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