Palaeotaeniopteryx elegans Sharov 1961 (stonefly)

Insecta - Plecoptera - Palaeonemouridae

Full reference: A. G. Sharov. 1961. Order Protoblattodea, Paraplecoptera, Plecoptera, in Paleozoiskie nasekomye kuznetskogo basseina. Akademiya Nauk SSSR, Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta 85:157-234

Belongs to Palaeotaeniopteryx according to N. D. Sinitshenkova 1987

See also Sharov 1961

Sister taxa: Palaeotaeniopteryx adjecta, Palaeotaeniopteryx alligata, Palaeotaeniopteryx amissa, Palaeotaeniopteryx constricta, Palaeotaeniopteryx dejecta, Palaeotaeniopteryx distalis, Palaeotaeniopteryx fixa, Palaeotaeniopteryx laeta, Palaeotaeniopteryx mira, Palaeotaeniopteryx perlonga, Palaeotaeniopteryx succida, Palaeotaeniopteryx trinerva, Palaeotaeniopteryx triternata

Type specimen: PIN 1197/333, a forewing. Its type locality is Kaltan (PIN collection 1197), which is in a Roadian terrestrial siliciclastic in the Mitina Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: volant detritivore-omnivore


• Permian of the Russian Federation (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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