Xenoptera riojaensis Pinto 1986 (winged insect)

Insecta - Megasecoptera - Xenopteraidae

Full reference: I. D. Pinto. 1986. Carboniferous insects from Argentina III familia Xenopteridae Pinto, nov. ordo Megasecoptera. Pesquisas 18:23-29

Belongs to Xenoptera according to I. D. Pinto 1986

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PZ inv. 19890, an exoskeleton (poorly preserved body and 3 wings). Its type locality is Malanzán, Cuesta de la Herradura, which is in a Bashkirian terrestrial horizon in the Malanzán Formation of Argentina.


Distribution: found only at Malanzán, Cuesta de la Herradura

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