Protorthophlebia (Protorthophlebia) obscura Martynov 1925

Insecta - Mecoptera - Protorthophlebiidae

Alternative combinations: Mesopanorpa obscura, Orthophlebioides obscura, Orthophlebioides obscurus

Full reference: A. V. Martynov. 1925. To the knowledge of fossil insects from Jurassic beds in Turkestan. 3. Hymenoptera, Mecoptera. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk SSSR 19(16-17):753-762

Belongs to Protorthophlebia (Protorthophlebia) according to Y. C. Hong and X. R. Guo 2010

See also Hong and Zhang 2007, Martynov 1925, Martynov 1937, Martynova 1948, Willmann 1978 and Zhang 1996

Sister taxa: Protorthophlebia (Protorthophlebia) badaowanica, Protorthophlebia (Protorthophlebia) karamayiensis

Type specimen: Its type locality is Karatau-Galkino (PIN collection 1789), which is in a Callovian/Oxfordian lacustrine - large siltstone in the Karabastau Formation of Kazakhstan


• Jurassic of China (1 collection), Kazakhstan (1), Kyrgyzstan (2)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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