Family Chlorocyphidae Cowley 1937 (jewel damselfly)

Insecta - Odonata - Chlorocyphidae

Parent taxon: Calopterygoidea according to A. Nel et al. 2017

See also Bechly 2007

Sister taxa: Calopterygidae, Eocalopteryx, Epallagites, Hypolestidae, Polythoridae, Protothore

Subtaxa: Chlorocypha

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Type: Chlorocypha

Ecology: fast-moving volant carnivore-insectivore

Distribution: found only at Paldau (Miocene of Austria)

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