Neorthophlebia robusta Martynov 1937 (hangingfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Bittacidae

Full reference: A. V. Martynov. 1937. Liassic insects from Shurab and Kisyl-Kiya, Part I, Various orders except Blattodea and Coleoptera. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 7:1-178

Belongs to Neorthophlebia according to R. Willmann 1978

See also Martynov 1937 and Martynova 1948

Sister taxa: Neorthophlebia acutipennis, Neorthophlebia debilis, Neorthophlebia maculipennis, Neorthophlebia medialis, Neorthophlebia megapolitana, Neorthophlebia nana, Neorthophlebia pallida, Neorthophlebia simillima, Neorthophlebia stigmatica, Neorthophlebia unica, Neorthophlebia yunnanensis

Type specimen: PIN 53/11, a hindwing (Well Preserved). Its type locality is Shurab II, Ditch 63(8) (PIN collection 53, which is in a Pliensbachian terrestrial horizon in the Sulyukta Formation of Tajikistan.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Kyrgyzstan (1 collection), Tajikistan (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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