Mesopsyche shcherbakovi Novokshonov 1997 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Mesopsychidae

Full reference: V. G. Novokshonov. 1997. Some Mesozoic scorpionflies (Insecta: Panorpida=Mecoptera) of the families Mesopsychidae, Pseudopolycentropodidae, Bittacidae, and Permochoristidae. Paleontological Journal 31(1):65-71

Belongs to Mesopsyche according to X. D. Lin et al. 2016

See also Novokshonov 1997

Sister taxa: Mesopsyche dobrokhotovae, Mesopsyche gentica, Mesopsyche incompleta, Mesopsyche javorskii, Mesopsyche justa, Mesopsyche ordinata, Mesopsyche tongchuanensis, Mesopsyche tortiva, Mesopsyche triareolata

Type specimen: PIN 2555/2037, a wing. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2555, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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