Protomyrmeleon grasselensis Bode 1953 (winged insect)

Insecta - Dicondylia - Protomyrmeleontidae

Alternative combination: Protomyrmeleon (Tillyardagrion) grasselensis

Full reference: A. Bode. 1953. Die Insektenfauna des Ostniedersachsischen Oberen Lias. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 103:1-375

Belongs to Protomyrmeleon according to M. Henrotay et al. 1997

See also Ansorge 1996, Bode 1953, Nel and Henrotay 1992 and Zessin 1991

Sister taxa: Protomyrmeleon anglicanus, Protomyrmeleon angustovenosus, Protomyrmeleon brunonis, Protomyrmeleon cretacicus, Protomyrmeleon grandis, Protomyrmeleon handlirschi, Protomyrmeleon jurassicus, Protomyrmeleon karatauensis, Protomyrmeleon kazakhstanensis, Protomyrmeleon pascholdi, Protomyrmeleon pumilio, Protomyrmeleon quadriordinum

Type specimen: Its type locality is Grassel, Braunschweig, which is in a Toarcian offshore mudstone in the Posidonia Shale Formation of Germany

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Grassel, Braunschweig

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