Mesopsyche justa Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001 (scorpionfly)

Insecta - Mecoptera - Mesopsychidae

Full reference: V. G. Novokshonov and I. D. Sukacheva. 2001. Fossil Scorpionflies of the "Suborder" Paratrichoptera (Insecta: Mecoptera). Paleontological Journal 35:173-182

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

See also Novokshonov and Sukacheva 2001

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

Type specimen: PIN 2240/2570+2565, a wing. Its type locality is Madygen, PIN collection 2240, Dzhailoucho area, which is in a Carnian lacustrine - small siliciclastic in the Madygen Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Kyrgyzstan (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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