Cretarchistigma greenwoodi Jarzembowski et al. 1998 (damselfly)

Insecta - Odonata

Full reference: E. A. Jarzembowski, X. Martínez-Delclòs, G. Bechly, A. Nel, R. Coram and F. Escuillié. 1998. The Mesozoic non-calopterygoid Zygoptera: description of new genera and species from the Lower Cretaceous of England and Brazil and their phylogenetic significance (Odonata, Zygoptera, Coenagrionoidea, Hemiphlebioidea, Lestoidea). Cretaceous Research 19:403-444

Belongs to Cretarchistigma according to E. A. Jarzembowski et al. 1998

Sister taxon: Cretarchistigma essweini

Type specimen: BMB 018754/5, a forewing. Its type locality is Old pit, Clockhouse Brickworks, which is in a Hauterivian lagoonal sandstone in the Weald Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the United Kingdom (5 collections)

Total: 5 collections including 6 occurrences

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